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Lori Wallach Testifies before the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce of the Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch, testified before U.S. House of Representatives lawmakers about a loophole in U.S. trade law that is generating a new flood of unsafe and counterfeit products – ranging from dangerous air bags and children’s toys laced with lead to cosmetics containing arsenic and prescription drugs lacking active ingredients – to be imported into the U.S. uninspected and sent to unsuspecting consumers.