FDA's Power Growing?

Falk, Jeff
February 2008
Global Cosmetic Industry;Feb2008, Vol. 176 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the collaboration of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the federal government to empower mandatory recalls and implement safety measures on both domestic and foreign producers in the U.S. The primary purpose of the collaborative proposal is to strengthen the product policy from abroad. President George W. Bush explains that it is their responsibility to ensure the public that the food and products in the market is in accordance with the country's safety standards.


Related Articles

  • Food Safety.  // Congressional Digest;Apr2008, Vol. 87 Issue 4, p97 

    The article presents an overview of U.S. food safety law and policy. Some 15 agencies have some oversight of food-safety laws, with the Agriculture Department and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) bearing most of the responsibility. The administration of George W. Bush has proposed streamlining...

  • FDA's public health goals, including improving safety of nation's food supply.  // Healthcare Purchasing News;Mar2007, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p6 

    The article reports on the amount requested by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to protect and promote public health as part of the fiscal year (FY) 2008 budget proposed by President George W. Bush. The proposal allocates budget increases in areas including food safety and modernizing...

  • Jesus and the FDA. Tumulty, Karen // Time;10/14/2002, Vol. 160 Issue 16, p26 

    Reports that the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush plans to appoint obstetrician-gynecologist W. David Hager to head a Food and Drug Administration panel on health policy for women. Books that Hager has written, including 'As Jesus Cared for Women: Restoring Women Then and Now,'...

  • Acts Approved by the President. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;4/4/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 13, p550 

    Presents a list of acts approved by U.S. President George W. Bush from March 25 to 31, 2005.

  • The transportation disaster that nobody acknowledges. Phillips, Don // Trains;Aug2008, Vol. 68 Issue 8, p12 

    The author reflects on the transportation disaster under the administration of President George W. Bush in the U.S. According to the author, the transportation has suffered from the policy of Bush on taxes. The author believes that the government has no money to improve highways, railroads, and...

  • African Burial Ground becomes national landmark. Moorer, Talise D. // New York Amsterdam News;3/2/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 10, p4 

    The article reports that United States' president George W. Bush has proclaimed the remaining 15,000 square feet of undeveloped parcel on Duane and Elk streets in lower Manhattan as the nation's newest historical landmark. The remains of free and enslaved Africans lie beneath this sacred land as...

  • Bush's Performance Management Legacy. Kamensky, John // PA Times;Oct2008, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p9 

    The article examines the initiatives of U.S. President George W. Bush to improve performance management of businesses in the country. President Bush has extended the performance framework created by the Government Performance and Results Act into a more comprehensive performance management...

  • History's jury is still out on George W. Bush. Zelizer, Julian // Fort Worth Business Press;4/29/2013, Vol. 25 Issue 16, p32 

    The author discusses questions that may be raised around former U.S President George W. Bush's presidency including the Bush's counterterrorism policies, impact of Bush's long-term fiscal policies and improvements in federal education standards.

  • US politicians push for food-safety funding boost.  // Nature;12/13/2007, Vol. 450 Issue 7172, p933 

    The article reports on the call on President George W. Bush to boost funding for food-safety in 2009 by U.S. Senators after they have sighted the insufficient fund of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The president has proposed to add $10.5 million to the agency's food-safety budget, but...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics