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God Bless You, Sen. Feinstein

plantfood Wrote: Feb 17, 2013 2:30 PM
As one of the sinus impaired folks, I could not get sinus medicine after the law requiring you to show ID. Between drug companies stopping production on some of their products and the meth cooks buying up what was left there wasn't anything for us who needed it. My state has already started requiring a prescription to purchase the drugs that provide relief. The problem is it costs a hundred dollars to go to a doctor for a script. Plus the pharmacies still can't keep the stuff in stock. Screwed either way.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein began her war on allergy and cold sufferers in 2005. In an effort to prevent small-time dealers from buying allergy and cold drugs and cooking them into methamphetamine, she pushed through legislation requiring consumers to show identification before purchasing products with pseudoephedrine -- otherwise known as the good allergy drugs, known only to those who know enough to ask for them.

Now Feinstein wants to make you get a prescription from a doctor before you buy these drugs.

In 2005, I thought Feinstein's Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act wrongly punished law-abiding citizens by limiting their access to over-the-counter medications. A spokesman...