Senate Democrats

Reid: FDA Revitalization Will Improve Access To Safe Drugs

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada made the following statement today after passage of the Food and Drug Administration Revitalization Act:

“The Food and Drug Administration Revitalization Act passed today in the Senate provides important improvements to the FDA’s procedures to ensure Americans have access to safe drugs and medical devices in a timely fashion. This bill strengthens the review process and improves programs that encourage therapies that are well-suited for our children. It is a victory for consumers and patients.”