Disintermediation

Publications

Contact Lens Rule
C. Jarrett Dieterle

From Federal Trade Commission:

Commenter response to the Commission’s proposal in the SNPRM was varied. Some commenters applauded the proposed amendments as improvements to the prior…

Pandemic, research demonstrate the need for expanded birth control access
Marc Hyden

Social media has been littered with self-styled experts who have speculated that roughly nine months following the institution of the COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, there will be a baby boom. What…

New Contraceptive Toolkit Offers Clear Information During Uncertain Times
Courtney Joslin

As many doctors’ offices temporarily closed their doors and hospitals began new procedures for seeing patients during the pandemic, Americans’ options for accessing health care services became…

A Victory in Virginia for Birth Control Access
Courtney Joslin

Amidst the pandemic headlines, you may have missed that in April, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signed into law a bill allowing pharmacists to dispense self-administered birth control (like pills…

The Case for Over the Counter Birth Control on Guam
Anthony Lamorena

The people of Guam are no strangers to deadly viruses. Throughout the years, Guam has experienced its fair share of hardship thanks to the SARS and H1N1 viruses. But unlike these past outbreaks, the…

Bipartisan coalition letter on vision care during the pandemic
Courtney Joslin

Dear Speaker Pelosi, Leader McCarthy, Chair Lowey, Chair Pallone, Ranking Member Granger, Ranking Member Walden, and distinguished members of the House,

As America confronts the COVID-19 pandemic,…

, R Street Institute
Event: Bipartisan Solutions for Birth Control Access
Courtney Joslin

From R Street Institute:

In recent years, Congress members have turned to the FDA to advocate for over-the-counter birth control, progress has been slow. However, there are important measures…

, Triple Pundit
The Burdens of the Coronavirus Pandemic Are Largely Falling on Women
Marc Hyden & Caroline Kitchens

From Triple Pundit:

And as the number of coronavirus cases continues to surge, the pandemic has also added to the difficulties that many women already face when seeking access to birth control…

, Inside Sources
Coronavirus Exposes Birth Control Access Flaws
Marc Hyden & Caroline Kitchens

As the number of coronavirus cases in the United States continues to climb, many fear that the pandemic will soon overwhelm our healthcare system.

To prevent the United States from going the way…

Testimony in Support of SF 1960
Courtney Joslin

Testimony from:
Courtney Joslin, Commercial Freedom Fellow, R Street Institute
Testimony in Support of SF 1960
March 12, 2020
Minnesota State Senate, Health and Human Services Finance and Policy…