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The CDC Needs to End Its Mission Creep, Address the Problems at Hand

In a recent subcommittee hearing with appropriations committee, Dr. Thomas Frieden, the director of the CDC, testified to several representatives regarding the budgetary affairs of the CDC. Throughout the hearing, Dr. Frieden talked at length about the various projects the CDC had been involved with recently, particularly regarding the Zika and Ebola viruses.

04/06/2016
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Why Does Congress Shower The CDC With Money Despite A Track Record Of Waste and Mission Failure

It’s no secret that taxpayer money is wasted by funding projects and programs that are absolutely ridiculous.

10/24/2014
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Why Is The CDC Funding Healthy Teen Dating

Despite the scaremongering and whining from the Left, the inability for the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to deal with Ebola has nothing to do with money.

10/16/2014
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CDC's inability to deal with Ebola isn't for a lack of funding

A progressive organization is out with a new issue ad blaming congressional Republicans for the Ebola outbreak. In the disgusting minute-long ad, titled "Republican Cuts Kill," the Agenda Project Action Fund uses clips of Republicans, including Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KY), urging more spending cuts to the federal budget. It also features footage of Obama administration officials discussing budget cuts and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) purported inability to deal with viral outbreaks.

10/13/2014
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"As Ebola and other emerging diseases continue to dominate our headlines, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to be America's front line of defense against the outbreak of a devastating epidemic. However, the agency has stumbled, and an examination of its activities reveal an institution often more focused upon advancing progressive social priorities and nanny-state interventions than simply performing well at its one intended job."
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Issue Analysis - The CDC's Mission Creep: A Dangerous and Wasteful Distraction

As Ebola and other emerging diseases continue to dominate our headlines, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to be America's front line of defense against the outbreak of a devastating epidemic. However, the agency has stumbled, and an examination of its activities reveal an institution often more focused upon advancing progressive social priorities and nanny-state interventions than simply performing well at its one intended job.

10/09/2014
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Can the Government Handle Ebola

The Centers of Disease Control (CDC) is on the front lines to defend the U.S. from a possible Ebola epidemic but serious questions remain about the competency of the organization. 

10/08/2014
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CDC Ebola Failure Will Add to Public Distrust of Government

It’s no wonder Americans don’t trust the government. Sandwiched between ideological zealots at the IRS and the EPA and massive corruption at the Veterans Administration, the public is being exposed to the consequences of bureaucracies running wild.

08/21/2014