Letters

December 10, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: Given the widespread calls for the commission to respect the First Amendment and stay out of the editorial decisions of reporters and broadcasters, we were shocked to see that the FCC is putting itself back in the business of attempting to control the political speech of journalists. It is wrong, it is unconstitutional, and we urge you to put a stop to this most recent attempt to engage the FCC as the "news police."
December 9, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: As scarce resources become even further divided, the most vulnerable Americans could face a significant delay in accessing key services and treatments To read the letter, click here.
December 9, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: "According to information FDA provided to the media, on October 15, 2013, FDA’s online submission system, the electronic submissions gateway historically managed by the Center of Biologics Research and Evaluation (CBER), was breached by an unauthorized user.
December 5, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: "We write to request that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) examine the information security controls over key computer networks at HHS agencies – CMS, FDA, CDC, and NIH – and assess their effectiveness in protecting the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of each agency’s information and information systems."
November 19, 2013 | Letter
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November 15, 2013 | Letter
Excerpt: In light of these statutory prohibitions, we request that the EPA’s proposed rule, which has not yet been published in the Federal Register, be withdrawn. This will ensure that the agency does not propose standards beyond its legal authority. This will also ensure that stakeholders and the public will not have to incur additional costs to respond to a proposal that contravenes applicable law.

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