Charles Schumer

Sen Schumer Calls on Drug Makers to Add Safety Devices to Children’s Medicines Within a Year

Sen Schumer Calls on Drug Makers to Add Safety Devices to Children’s Medicines Within a Year
Sen. Charles E. Schumer is calling on federal regulators to require that all liquid children’s medications be equipped with safety devices called flow restrictors, following an investigation by ProPublica and testing by Consumer Reports showing that the devices can help prevent accidental overdoses.
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Theodoric Meyer and T. Christian Miller
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Senate Dems Back Plan to Give President the Authority to Raise Debt Ceiling

Senate Dems Back Plan to Give President the Authority to Raise Debt Ceiling
Democrats controlling the Senate proposed Tuesday to avoid future showdowns over the so-called debt ceiling by giving the president authority to authorize additional federal borrowing unless Congress can muster veto-proof margins to block him.
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Andrew Taylor
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