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For Immediate Release: 10/30/14
49 Organizations Call on Congress to Restore Whistleblower Rights for Intelligence Contractors
Congress should quickly restore whistleblower rights for government contractors who work in the intelligence community (IC), 49 ideologically diverse organizations and the Make It Safe Coalition told lawmakers in a letter today.
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For Immediate Release: 10/29/14
Report: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Dominates Undisclosed Spending in Congressional Races
The Chamber Has Spent Almost as Much as the Next Two Dark Money Groups Combined, Public Citizen’s U.S. Chamber Watch Program Finds
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For Immediate Release: 10/28/14
Media Advisory: Public Citizen to Testify Before HHS Advisory Committee Regarding Unethical Baby Trial
In SUPPORT Study, Parents Were Not Given Adequate Information About Risks; Agency Reviewing Proposed Guidance Intended to Prevent Similar Lapses
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For Immediate Release: 10/27/14
Deja Vu Declaration Repeats Same Vague ‘Significant Progress’ Announcement Issued After Ministerials Over the Past Two Years
Statement of Lori Wallach, Director, Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch
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For Immediate Release: 10/24/14
Government Agency Confirms: Parents Were Not Given Adequate Information About the Risks Posed to Their Premature Babies in NIH Trial
Public Citizen applauds the position taken by the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) confirming that parents of premature infants enrolled in a government-funded study were not given adequate notice of the trial’s risks.
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For Immediate Release: 10/24/14
Media Advisory: Public Citizen to Argue Before Virginia Supreme Court to Uphold Constitutional Rights of Yelp Reviewers
A carpet cleaning service that got bad reviews on Yelp should not be able to use the courts to obtain personal, identifying information of its critics without producing evidence that the reviews contained lies about the merchant, Public Citizen will tell the Virginia Supreme Court on Tuesday.
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For Immediate Release: 10/22/14
Is the FDA Trying to Cover Up Criticism of a Dangerous Proposal by Hiding Comments?
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should release all comments to the public that were submitted about a recent proposal to allow the pharmaceutical industry to circumvent labeling rules and tell doctors that its products have fewer risks than those described in FDA-approved labeling, Public Citizen said in a letter to Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Mathews Burwell today.
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For Immediate Release: 10/22/14
Public Citizen Report: Medical Malpractice Payments Remain at Historic Low Despite Slight Uptick Last Year
Medical malpractice payments remained at a historic low despite rising slightly last year, according to Public Citizen’s annual analysis of data published by the federal government’s National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB).
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For Immediate Release: 10/20/14
World Trade Organization Rules Against Popular U.S. Country-of-Origin Meat Labels on Which Consumers Rely
Compliance Panel Says U.S. Policy Still Violates WTO Despite Changes Made to Comply With 2012 WTO Order; U.S. Should Not Change COOL Policy
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For Immediate Release: 10/17/14
Alabama Supreme Court Lifts Gag Order on Customers and Attorneys in Exterminator Case
Today, in response to a Public Citizen petition, the Alabama Supreme Court lifted a gag order that prevented more than 100 plaintiffs and their attorneys from explaining why consumers should be cautious about employing an exterminating company.
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