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NCL to testify in support of the Location Privacy Protection Act

June 4, 2014 
Sally Greenberg, Executive Director of the National Consumers League, will on testify on Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law chaired by Senator Al Franken (D-MN) in support of privacy protections for mobile device users.

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National Consumers League disappointed in Congress school lunch nutrition standards debate

May 29. 2014
Today the House Appropriations Committee voted to weaken nutrition standards required by the 2010 Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act.

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NCL statement on Cosi

May 14, 2014

NCL statement on Cosi providing additional nutrition information on its web site. 

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NCL expresses grave concern over fate of kidnapped Nigerian girls

May 14, 2014

NCL is urging Nigeria and the world community to secure the return of the 276 missing school girls.

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National medication adherence campaign honors student leaders in multi-profession challenge

May 12, 2014

Third annual Script Your Future contest saw participation by 2,200 future health care professionals, 300 events in 26 states, and reaching more than 6 million consumers nationwide

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Final Four determined at annual national consumer literacy championship in Orlando

April 28, 2014

Teams from Florida, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Massachusetts will compete for 2014 LifeSmarts title Tuesday, April 29.

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Orlando to host 20th anniversary National LifeSmarts Championship, April 26-29

April 24, 2014
April is financial literacy month! The 2014 National LifeSmarts Champions will be crowned at Awards Ceremony on 4/29 at Disneyworld.

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Advocacy group asks Senators to allow debate on Paycheck Fairness Act

April 9, 2014
Today, the Senate minority stopped the Paycheck Fairness Act from moving forward with a vote of 53-44, stymying the effort to get 60 votes.

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Advocates welcome executive actions on Equal Pay Day

April 8, 2014
Today NCL is applauding President Obama for signing two historic new executive actions aimed at giving women more tools to help close the wage gap.

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