November 22, 2011
The National Consumers League is condemning Newt Gingrich's suggestion to improve failing schools by replacing unionized janitors with young students.
November 22, 2011
Whether consumers do their holiday shopping online at the workplace, from their phones, or at home, advocates are reminding them to practice safe e-shopping habits in the coming weeks and year-round.
November 15, 2011
Read NCL's statement in reaction to today's decision made by House and Senate conferees to increase funding for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
November 4, 2011
Sally Greenberg, Executive Director of the National Consumers League, issued this statement in support of the Wireless Tax Fairness Act HR 1002, which will be voted on by the US House of Representatives this evening.
Surgeon General joins Baltimore launch of national Script Your Future campaign to highlight importance of taking medication as directed
November 2, 2011
New public opinion research released today by NCL shows need for tools and resources to support medication adherence, more open conversations between health care professionals and patients about the health consequences of non-adherence
October 31, 2011
Consumer advocate Virginia Knauer passed this month at the age of 96. Director of the Office of Consumer Affairs under Presidents Nixon, Ford, and Reagan, Knauer used her position to lobby for consumer-protection reforms like clear product labeling and unit pricing.
October 28, 2011
National Consumers League encouraging parents to purchase candy manufactured from union-made suppliers and avoid candy makers committing wage theft.
October 24, 2011
Today, NCL's Sally Greenberg is testifying at an important hearing related to the reauthorization of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act. Read her comments on how the FDA's proposed recommendations must do more to ensure the safety of patient and consumers, as well as the scientific integrity of the drug review process.
October 20, 2011
Today the Institute of Medicine issued a proposal to improve the package labeling on food products. Read what NCL has to say about it.
October 19, 2011
Consumers will only benefit through rigorous oversight, says national consumer group.