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God Bless You, Sen. Feinstein

TREraw Wrote: Feb 19, 2013 11:00 AM
Basically, good peoplehave to suffer jumping through hoops to getotherwise OTC medicine. As the facts are that meth addicts are an innovative lot (far more solutions and results oriented than Feinstein) and they already have fifty other ways to substitute the chemcical compound they used to get from Sudafed and related pills. Does Feinstein block all their innovations? Of course not! Her efforts have next to nothing to deal with the rampant crystal meth addiction in America. Yet, good people like you and me cannot easily buy simple allergy and cold meds. With such a trivial power play, it begs the question of how far she would go to have power over all medicine... And ultimately wield the godlike power over life and death.
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...