" According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the risk of developing melanoma due to tanning bed use increases by 75 percent for people under age 35, and the British Medical Journal agrees the earlier people start tanning, the greater the risk they will develop skin cancer ... There are plenty of safe tanning alternatives available, and there is absolutely no need for young people to take this unnecessary health risk. "
" Congress has severely restricted the scientists at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from studying the epidemic of gun violence and they’ve put similar restrictions on the scientists at the National Institutes of Health. Congress has no business dictating what public health issues scientists can and should study. What are they afraid of? "