The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) has extended the public comment period for its new nutritional guidelines, after Congress expressed concern with the committee’s report.
The meat industry is pushing back against a federal committee that wants Americans to eat less meat, telling the government “hands off my hot dog.”
The federal committee responsible for nutrition guidelines is calling for the adoption of “plant-based” diets, taxes on dessert, trained obesity “interventionists” at worksites, and electronic monitoring of how long Americans sit in front of the television.
Sen. Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.) issued a statement Tuesday after receiving a response to his letter on welfare oversight from the Department of Health and Human Services.
The government healthcare chief said she was not interested in “last year’s battles.”
Judicial Watch is suing the Department of Health and Human Services on behalf of journalist Sharyl Attkisson for records regarding the rollout of Healthcare.gov.
The Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday forbade a U.S. congressman from observing federal facilities in his district where hundreds of illegal immigrant children are currently being held.
The federal Obamacare marketplace was unable to verify nearly 3 million irregularities in the applications for enrollment, according to a new audit by the Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG).
Sen. Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.) and Rep. Fred Upton (R., Mich.) are challenging the legal authority for the Department of Health and Human Services to make payments for Obamacare’s risk corridor program, calling it another example of the administration’s “disregard toward the law and Congress.”
U.S. intelligence agencies and the Department of Health and Human Services investigated the software used by Obamacare computer networks but did not discover malicious code from Belarus, the HHS’ top information official said on Monday.