April 9, 2013
Today NCL sent a letter to the Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, requesting that the agency review the misleading product name on Martin’s “100% Whole Wheat Potato Bread,” manufactured by Martin’s Famous Pastry Shoppe, Inc.
March 18, 2013
'By nominating Thomas Perez to lead the Department of Labor, President Obama has chosen a strong leader to head an essential agency in its vital role of protecting the nation’s labor force.'
March 13, 2013
Survey reveals need for worker education on employee misclassification.
March 12, 2013
NCL today urged the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate recent allegations that the multi-level marketing company Herbalife is, in actuality, a sophisticated pyramid scheme.
February 20, 2013
For more than 15 years, Fraud.org has been the premier resource for consumers to learn about and report Internet and telemarketing scams. Today NCL has debuted a new and improved Fraud.org.
February 13, 2013
The proposal would give low wage workers a $1.75 an hour raise by increasing the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $9 an hour by the end of 2015 and index it to the rate of inflation, for the first time in history.
February 13, 2013
'It is important that consumers are fully aware of how much alcohol they are consuming when they choose a beverage.'
February 1, 2013
Groups present agenda for nine major priorities to help consumers as President’s second term, new session of Congress begin
January 30, 2013
Today marks the launch of the 2013 Medication Adherence Team Challenge, a month-long competitive outreach project to engage student pharmacists and other health profession students, including medical and nursing students, and faculty in coming up with creative solutions to raise awareness about medication adherence as a critical public health issue.
January 25, 2013
The National Consumers League (NCL) today expressed disappointment in the ruling issued by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit that President Obama’s recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) were unconstitutional.