{FD} Dr. Manny Alvarez: Government shutdown hurts our veterans — They deserve better

Congressional paralysis has turned America into a deadbeat nation, unable to pay its bills, unable to pay federal employees, unable to provide the American people – including our veterans – with the services they deserve. What a disgrace!

{FD} Dr. Manny Alvarez: FDA makes incredible progress under Trump administration, approving new life-saving drugs

Without great fanfare and out of the glare of the media spotlight, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is making enormous progress under the Trump administration in approving new medications to help us live healthier and longer.