American Health Care Act Fails in House: Consumers Union Statement

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Health Care Act today was pulled from the floor after failing to garner enough support to pass. Consumers Union, the policy arm of Consumer Reports, strongly opposed the bill, giving it a failing grade after evaluating it against the group’s principles for any replacement bill.  Below is a statement from Laura MacCleery, Vice […]

KFC announces plan to stop serving chicken raised on medically important antibiotics

Consumers Union praises KFC; calls on other restaurants to protect public health by ending reliance on antibiotics in meat supply   April 7, 2017 YONKERS, NY — Kentucky Fried Chicken’s announcement today that it will no longer serve chicken raised using medically important antibiotics by the end of 2018 is an important victory for public health, […]