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NCL announces major LifeSmarts grant from Visa Inc. during personal finance month

October 18, 2011

NCL thanks Visa for being a major underwriter for the 2011-2013 LifeSmarts program years and announces partnering with Visa and the Executive Office of the Mayor of Washington, DC for a District-wide financial literacy campaign.

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NCL statement on government guidelines on food marketing to children

October 12, 2011

NCL commends the Interagency Working Group on Food Marketing to Children's voluntary recommendations.

 

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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.

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Consumer group urges quick FDA action on deadly cantaloupe outbreak

September 30, 2011

NCL calls on FDA to stem the spread of the recent listeria outbreak in cantaloupes.

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Greenberg testimony to FDA on IOM report on medical devices and 510(k) clearance

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'

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Consumer groups spotlight airline greed and hidden fees

September 14, 2011

Consumer advocates cry foul over the airline industry's recent anti-consumer actions.

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NCL statement on USDA's announcement to regulate six additional strains of E. coli

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.

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NCL statement on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 terrorist attacks

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.

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