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WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives today passed two bipartisan Energy and Commerce Committee bills pertaining to user fee programs at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Passing the House today was: H.R. 5333, the Over-the-Counter Monograph Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act of 2018, authored by #SubDCCP Chairman Bob Latta (R-OH), #SubOversight Ranking Member …

WASHINGTON, DC – The Energy and Commerce Committee, chaired by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), today announced a markup for Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at 1 p.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. Advancing from #SubHealth, the full committee will consider: H.R. 6378, the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of …

WASHINGTON, DC – Full Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) and Energy Subcommittee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) issued the following statement after the House today passed S. 490, a bill aimed at boosting our nation’s energy infrastructure, by voice vote. The bill now heads to President Trump’s desk for his signature. “Hydropower is an essential component …

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WRSP/WICS) - A lot of us are guilty of this: leaving water bottles in our cars.Midwest City fire officials said it could start a fire inside your car.If a plastic bottle is left in your car and the right amount of sunlight hits it at jus

He was convicted of armed robbery - and found not guilty of murder - but Joeviair Kennedy will spend between 17 and 40 years in prison for his role in an altercation that ended the life of a Western Michigan University student.Kennedy, 21, was a former Wes

The Barry County Board of Commissioners, in an special meeting Monday, approved a $500,000 to the county drain commission to pay for a project to relieve flooding.The loan will cover the costs of pumping water out of Crooked Lake and into nearby irrigation

A Michigan State University basketball strength coach is set to stand trial for two felony charges in Monroe County 38th Circuit Court Monday morning.

Bill Beekman is Michigan State University's new athletic director.Interim MSU President John Engler made the announcement this morning. The appointment will still need formal approval from the university's Board of Trustees, according to a written statemen

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The Monroe News and Monroe Public Access Cable Television have started a joint project to provide local news in a new format to the Monroe community.

A Guinness World Record holder, a best-selling author, and a former U.S. president will offer personal insights and secrets to their success as the f...

On June 6, 2017, the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) and the Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) have entered into an unprecedented concept of operations (ConOps) agreement to integrate facility evaluations and inspections for human drugs. The agreement, Integration of FDA Facility Evaluation and Inspection Program for Human Drugs: A Concept of Operations, outlines the responsibilities and the workflow for Pre-Approval, Post-Approval, Surveillance, and…

By: Scott Gottlieb, M.D
There’s new technology that can improve drug quality, address shortages of medicines, lower drug costs, and bring pharmaceutical manufacturing back to the United States. At the FDA, we’re focused on propelling these innovations, collectively referred to as advanced manufacturing
Advanced manufacturing, which includes various technologies, such as continuous manufacturing and 3D printing, holds great promise for improving the American market for drugs…

Students in the Agricultural Operations Program at Monroe County Community College were recently introduced to Mike Gaynier from Spartan Crop Insurance

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Two people are dead after a serious crash that shut down a portion of the highway overnight in St. Joseph County.It happened along US-131 at Indian Prairie Road in White Pigeon just after 9:00 p.m. Sunday night.De

Type: Root Beer Comes In: 12oz glass bottle Available: VA Obtained in: trade with Tony Head: Medium Sweetener: cane sugar, agave nectar Calories: 140 Sodium: 15mg Carbs: 35g Sugar: 35g Caffeine: No this brew was obtained from the Tony! he is another fellow with an excellent knack for finding new root beers. the label on this is a little hard to figure out, as the "ze" part of the "e'ze" is much smaller, so i thought it was "Big-e Root Beer" for a…

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KALAMAZOO, MI – The Kalamazoo Growlers earned a 6-1 victory in game three to sweep the series against the Rockford Rivets, behind a great appearance from... Full Story

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Ten roads in Dundee and Ida townships will be sealed with stone chips and tar next week, weather permitting, the Monroe County Road Commission has

Plans were announced in 2016 to bring drive-in movies back to Monroe at the site of the former Denniston Theater.

KENT COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A suspect takes off with hundreds of dollars in an armed robbery at a Plainfield Township gas station, according to the Kent County Sheriff's Department.Deputies said the suspect came into the Thunder Mountain Gulf Gas

KALAMAZOO, MI – The Kalamazoo Growlers snapped a three-game losing streak with two victories over the Rockford Rivets in today’s doubleheader. An offensive outburst in the... Full Story