September 9, 2013
The 2013-2014 LifeSmarts season is officially underway this week, with a new competition year going live at the program’s revamped online home, LifeSmarts.org.
September 5, 2013
Prices vary more at Walgreens than competitors; choosing the 'wrong' Walgreens could cost shoppers up to 55 percent more
August 26, 2013
The National Consumers League is pleased that the Administration has released a rule limiting the amount of silica dust workers can be exposed to on the job.
August 23, 2013
NCL is pleased that mine workers in Kentucky and West Virginia have ratified an agreement that will ensure current and retired workers receive health care benefits
August 14, 2013
NCL is applauding the Federal Communications Commission for taking action to make prison telephone calling rates more affordable for millions of inmates and their families.
August 12, 2013
Celebrating the first major update to the authorizing legislation of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the federal safety agency created in 1974.
August 6, 2013
The ongoing carriage dispute between Time Warner Cable and CBS underscores the fact that the current retransmission consent regime is broken.
August 1, 2013
The "Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act (REINS Act)" (H.R. 367), institutes unneeded procedures that would undercut federal agencies ability to protect consumers. Under this proposed bill, both houses of Congress would need to approve any rule passed that has an economic impact of $100 million or more before implementation.
August 1, 2013
NCL is praising Sen. Blumenthal and the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Oversight, Federal Rights and Agency Action for holding its first hearing on the needlessly byzantine and slow regulatory process that has very real costs for workers, consumers, and the broader public.
July 31, 2013
The National Consumers League commends the United States Senate for its votes to confirm five nominees to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), ensuring its ability to protect American workers with a fully functioning Board for the first time in a decade.