Topic: Public Citizen Foundation
Breastfeeding goals are largely unmet in the US where 85 percent of new moms intend to breastfeed for at least three months; more than half of all new moms miss that mark.
Medical malpractice suits target 1 in 14 doctors every year. Average medical malpractice payout is $275,000.
08/19/2011 10:08 am
Gas prices are expected to drop – perhaps quite a bit – as the wholesale price of gasoline tumbles. The size of the drop will depend on how long commodities prices remain low.
05/12/2011 07:01 pm
Obama's speech Monday to US Chamber of Commerce outlined plans to encourage innovation and business investment. But he also urged US companies to get off sidelines and 'invest in America.'
02/07/2011 04:26 pm
Gas prices are 14 percent higher than a year ago, though US demand has risen only 0.7 percent. So what – or who – is driving up prices? The Heritage Foundation points a finger at Obama's environmental policies.
01/21/2011 07:14 pm
Should intellectual property protect the rights of a pharmaceutical company who can't produce enough of a key medication?
12/13/2010 02:43 pm
Inaction by Supreme Court justices leaves standing a ruling by a federal appeals court that a New York law went too far in restricting claims made by ads for lawyers.
12/13/2010 02:05 pm
Obama will press for countries at the G20 summit to adopt measures for addressing trade imbalances. Also, the Obama administration recently stepped up talks with South Korea on modifying the free trade agreement with the US.
11/10/2010 04:21 pm
World trade suffered its worst slump since the Great Depression in 2008 and 2009.
11/10/2010 09:03 am
We’re pretty sure that on Sunday, Democratic and Republican candidates will still be running attack ads. But it’s possible the Rally to Restore Sanity could have some effect on the national conversation.
10/29/2010 01:55 pm