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Why Do We Need a Right-to-Try Bill in America?

In In The News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Jane M. Orient, M.D. Congress recently passed, and President Trump signed, the “Right to Try” bill that gives dying patients limited access to drugs that have not yet been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Our Founders would be astonished that we need such a bill. Nowhere does the U.S. Constitution give the federal government the authority …