Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Right to Try legislation fails to pass House

Bucks County Courier Times-13 hours ago
Gov. Tom Wolf signed a state Right to Try bill in October, joining 37 other states in passing similar legislation. Without federal legislation, however, the state laws cannot go into effect. Detractors of the bill, including Rep. Frank Pallone, D-6, of New Jersey, said the bill provides false hope to patients and their families, and that ...

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Washington Post-22 hours ago
Dozens of patient groups urged the House to reject “right to try” legislation — scheduled for a vote Tuesday — designed to allow seriously ill patients to largely bypass the Food and Drug Administration to get access to experimental treatments. More than 75 organizations, including the American Cancer Society Cancer ...
House rejects GOP bill easing use of unproven drugs
International-RochesterFirst-15 hours ago

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