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Today the Center for Consumer Freedom criticized the Center for Science in the Public Interest’s over-the-top “Xteme Eating Awards.” The semi-annual awards “honor” restaurants for their high-calorie menu items. J. Justin Wilson, Senior Research Analyst at the Center for Consumer … Continue reading
Today HumaneWatch.org, a project of the Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) sent a letter to educate New Jersey Assemblymembers on the hundreds of veterinarians who recently voiced support for the use of maternity pens to house pregnant pigs. The American … Continue reading
Today HumaneWatch.org, a project of the Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), criticized Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal’s (D/WF-Manhattan) proposed legislation, NY A.B. 424, which would harm farmers in New York by banning common farming practices. Rosenthal’s bill prohibits farmers from safely housing … Continue reading
Just in time for the holiday giving season, HumaneWatch.org, a project of the Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), is issuing a consumer alert reminding Americans to be wary of the deceptive fundraising practices of the Humane Society of the United States … Continue reading
Santa Claus is coming to town, and millions of caroling, tree-trimming Americans are more than ready to leave out cookies and milk for the jolly old soul. But in today’s overlitigated society, every season ‘tis the season for a costly … Continue reading
This Thanksgiving, the Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) wishes the nation a guilt-free turkey day filled with stuffing, mashed potatoes, cranberries, and all the trimmings. But with a cornucopia of trial lawyers seeking to make obesity lawsuits their next cash … Continue reading
HumaneWatch.org Encourages Humane Society of the U.S. Donors to Rethink Financial Pledges  Washington, DC – A full-page ad from HumaneWatch.org, a project of the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom, appears in today’s USA Today, criticizing the Humane Society of the … Continue reading
September 18, 2012 Consumer Group Refutes Farley’s Latest Viewpoint Article in the Journal of the American Medical Association Washington, D.C. – Today the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom criticized Dr. Thomas Farley’s new Viewpoint article in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), which … Continue reading
September 13, 2012 Today the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) criticized New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s controversial and ridiculous decree to ban the sale of sugar-sweetened beverages over 16 ounces in restaurants, coffee houses, stadiums, movie theaters, and … Continue reading
Washington, DC –The nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) will run a full-page, color advertisement in this Saturday’s edition of The New York Times blasting “Nanny” Bloomberg’s newest and most egregious attack on New Yorkers’ personal responsibility. Mayor Bloomberg announced Thursday morning new regulations … Continue reading