Category Archives: FDA BS

FDA SPIES ON DISSENTING SCIENTISTS

Because the public, press and political establishment has been so focused on ObamaCare and the antics of HHS, not much attention has been paid to the FDA. But this is a government agency that is seriously out of control: A wide-ranging surveillance operation by the Food and Drug Administration against a group of its own [...]

EXECUTIVE ORDER GIVES MORE AUTHORITY TO AN ALREADY-POWER-DRUNK FDA

Today, Barack Obama bypassed your elected representatives in Congress to issue an imperial decree executive order giving the out-of-control Food & Drug Adminsitration even more power than it already wields: President Obama ordered federal regulators Monday to step up efforts to prevent shortages … the order is intended to marshal the government’s regulatory and administrative powers [...]

LAZY CAKES & DIETARY PATERNALISM

In a Human Events column about the never-ending government quest to micromanage every aspect of our lives, Dr. Paul Hsieh and Michelle Minton discuss the paternalism at the heart of some proposed FDA rules for dietary supplements: We’ve all heard parents say that to their children at the grocery store checkout line countless times. While it [...]