Con to the question "Should Performance Enhancing Drugs (Such as Steroids) Be Accepted in Sports?"
"The real tragedy of the Mitchell Report is that it shows how easy it is to beat the system... The majority of players named in the report are accused of taking human growth hormone, a drug for which there is currently no reliable test. We have to do everything we can to keep dangerous substances out..."
"This Week's Nationwide Steroid Busts Expose Gaping Hole in Feds Ability to Prosecute Trafficking of Human Growth Hormone and Anabolic Steroids," Senator Schumer press release, Mar. 4, 2007
Experts Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or other relevant advanced degrees, heads of professional sports leagues, and US Congress members with significant involvement in, or related to, performance enhancing drugs and sports. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
US Senator (D-NY), 1998-present
Member of the US House of Representatives, New York's 9th district, 1993-1998
Member of the US House of Representatives, New York's 10th district, 1983-1993
Member of the US House of Representatives, New York's 16th District, 1981-1983