[Jonathan Adler, April 1, 2009 at 9:14pm] Trackbacks
Did Politics Override Science on Phthalates?
This morning NPR ran an interesting story suggesting Congress disregarded the relevant science when it passed a ban on certain phthalates in children's toys. The measure may have been backed by Democrats, such as Senators Feinstein and Boxer, but it was signed by President Bush. More evidence of a Republican "War on Science."