October 12, 2011
NCL commends the Interagency Working Group on Food Marketing to Children's voluntary recommendations.
October 5, 2011
CPSC votes unanimously to move forward with an ANPR on national table saw safety standards.
2011 Trumpeter Awards: NCL to honor FDA Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg and AFT President Randi Weingarten for careers in service
October 4, 2011
NCL to honor FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg and AFT President Randi Weingarten with Trumpeter Awards for their invaluable work benefiting American workers and consumers.
September 30, 2011
NCL calls on FDA to stem the spread of the recent listeria outbreak in cantaloupes.
September 16, 2011
Comments from the National Consumers League to the FDA on the Recommendations Proposed in Institute of Medicine Report: 'Medical Devices and the Public's Health, The FDA 510(k) Clearance Process at 35 Year'
September 14, 2011
Consumer advocates cry foul over the airline industry's recent anti-consumer actions.
September 13, 2011
NCL applauds USDA's decision to regulate six additional strains of E. coli as a leap forward in improving the safety of the food supply.
September 11, 2011
NCL issued a statement paying tribute to the nearly 3,000 people who were killed in the 9/11 attacks on the United States on the solemn 10 year anniversary of the unspeakable acts.
September 12, 2011
The 2011-2012 LifeSmarts season is officially underway this week, with a new competition year going live at the program’s online home, www.lifesmarts.org, along with a variety of new resources for adult and youth participants. LifeSmarts tests middle school and high school students nationwide on real-life consumer issues through online quizzes and live contests, culminating in the annual national LifeSmarts championship, where winning teams and individuals are awarded academic scholarships and prizes.
September 8, 2011
New guide from National Consumers League outlines key tips on minutes, Web access, and texting for families of teens and tweens.