Ross Marchand

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Ross Marchand
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FDA Needs Double Dose of Reform and Reality
By Ross Marchand
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had plenty on its plate in 2020. The ...
January 05, 2021
FDA Delay Costing Lives
By Ross Marchand
Thanks to the hard work of countless scientists, tens of thousands of trial volunteers, and yes, investors, the world is ...
December 09, 2020
States, Localities Should Choose Science Over Endless Lockdowns and Curfews
By Ross Marchand
To many Americans, it feels like March 2020 never ended. And now, on the eve of the approval and distribution ...
November 30, 2020
Sen. Rubio Can – and Must – Stand up for Victims of Socialism
By Ross Marchand
Since his election to the U.S. Senate in 2010, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) has been a steadfast champion of private ...
October 29, 2020
After Final Debate, Both Candidates Need to Embrace Markets in Medicine
By Ross Marchand
Safe to say, not too many Americans will change who they are voting for after last night’s debate. Unlike the ...
October 24, 2020
Pence, Harris Ignore Elephant (and Donkey) in the Room
By Ross Marchand
Finally, Americans got the (relatively) civil, substantive debate that has eluded them thus far this election cycle. On October 7, ...
October 08, 2020
Policymakers Try to Hike Tax Bills at Worst Possible Time
By Ross Marchand
As America faces its worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, businesses have been struggling to adapt to coronavirus restrictions. ...
October 06, 2020
Drug Price Controls Undermine Trump’s Campaign Message
By Ross Marchand
As campaign season kicks into high gear, President Trump is trying to make his case to the American people that ...
September 14, 2020
Lawmakers Deliver Misinformation on Mail-Order Meds
By Ross Marchand
Since Postmaster General (PMG) Louis DeJoy took the helm of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) in June, there’s been no ...
September 10, 2020
The Census Needs a Makeover
By Ross Marchand
The U.S. Census is struggling to fulfill its constitutional duty of counting how many people live in the United States. ...
September 02, 2020
Trump’s Price-fixing Scheme Is the Wrong Prescription for Patients
By Ross Marchand
If asked to put money on which political party was behind the recent “most favored nation” executive order on drug ...
August 27, 2020
Politicians, Pundits Deliver Postal Misinformation
By Ross Marchand
There is no shortage of misinformation about the U.S. Postal Service (USPS), a beleaguered agency that lost $8.8 billion last year ...
August 17, 2020
Biden Should Reject Harris’ Big Government Plans
By Ross Marchand
It’s official: Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s running mate. Since announcing his pick, the former ...
August 13, 2020
The 'Friday Night Massacre' at the Postal Service That Never Happened
By Ross Marchand
If some pundits and policymakers are to be believed, there was a “Friday Night Massacre” at the U.S. Postal Service ...
August 11, 2020
Congress Must Protect Gig Economy Workers During the Pandemic
By Ross Marchand
Since the start of the pandemic, gig-economy workers have delivered groceries and meals to millions of Americans – including the ...
July 29, 2020
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