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Federal regulators let utilities gouge customers | Al Jazeera America

Federal regulators let utilities gouge customers | Al Jazeera America | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Despite obscene profits from monopoly power, government officials ignore evidence and squash challenges
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The revolving door between government and business has become intolerable. It is time that we insisted on separation of regulators by making it a true and independent career and by creating clear legal penalties for those who feed at both troughs.

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F.D.A. Offers Rules to Stop Food Contamination

F.D.A. Offers Rules to Stop Food Contamination | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Under a proposal, the Food and Drug Administration would shift from taking action after contamination occurred to requiring measures to prevent it in the first place.
Kenneth Weene's insight:

This is a major change in the reach of government intrusion into business, but it is also a major change in keeping us safe. There should be great public discussion about this. I think this is where the TEA party, the extreme right, and the libertarians should take a stand. Of course, I hope they lose, but they should take their stand.

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