FDA

House Committee Hearing Discusses FDA’s Shortcomings, Priorities of Supply Over Safety

The expert witness testimony made it clear that U.S. labs were treated differently than foreign ones, and despite increases in hiring at the FDA over the years, lawmakers have a lot to be concerned about when it comes to the FDA conducting proper oversight of foreign manufacturing facilities.

Mexico Tomatoes

Mexico’s Trade Violations Threaten U.S. Farms

by MICHAEL STUMO For the first time, the United States has become dependent on other countries for food. Even though U.S. farms continue to produce cereals and grains, America’s reliance on imported meats, fruits and vegetables is surging. It doesn’t have to be this way — the United States could grow its food and support…

CPA Stands with Sen. Manchin, Urges Biden Administration to Reject Industry Efforts to Weaken Made in America Electric Vehicle Tax Credits in Inflation Reduction Act

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today applauded a letter from U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen urging the Biden administration to reject industry attempts to relax Made in America rules for electric vehicle tax credits. The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022’s (IRA) ‘s tax credits for Clean…

Biden Administration Must Reject USMCA Tribunal Decision on Auto Rules

Ruling Would Cost U.S. Manufacturers Billions WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today urged the Biden administration to reject the decision  from the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) Panel that seeks to weaken USMCA’s automotive rules of origin. The  regional content rules were a major change from NAFTA intended to boost domestic manufacturing in…

CPA Applauds Rep. Ryan’s Buy America Solar Bill

WASHINGTON — The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today applauded legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) that would boost U.S. solar manufacturing by closing a loophole in the Buy American Act (BAA). Currently, the federal government does not buy solar equipment, only energy via power purchase agreements (PPAs). The PPAs can be…