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For Immediate Release: 9/25/14
Overhaul Needed of System for Establishing Medicare Physician Payments
The way Medicare physician payments are determined should be overhauled to eliminate a conflict of interest that likely is creating distortions across the U.S. health care market, Public Citizen said today.
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For Immediate Release: 9/25/14
Voters Weigh In on Need for Clearer Rules for Political Activity for Nonprofits
Release of results of a bipartisan poll designed to gauge voter attitudes about proposed new IRS rules governing nonprofit political activity.
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For Immediate Release: 9/23/14
Google Takes Step to Rectify Conflicting Climate Message: Public Citizen Calls for Google to Also Leave U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Public Citizen applauds Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt for doing the right thing and declaring that Google will withdraw support from the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) over that organization’s denial of climate change and obstruction of action to deal with the looming climate crisis.
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For Immediate Release: 9/23/14
U.S. Treasury Action Is Positive Step Toward Thwarting Economically Unpatriotic Inversions
Statement by Susan Harley, Deputy Director, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 9/18/14
Insider Traders in Congress May Soon Be Revealed by the Bipartisan ‘Political Intelligence Transparency Act’
Statement of Craig Holman, Government Affairs Lobbyist, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 9/16/14
Judge Sides With Bank Cops Policing Overseas Gambling
Statements by Bartlett Naylor and Amit Narang, Public Citizen's Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 9/11/14
Senate Vote on Amendment: A Historic Leap Forward for Democracy
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 9/9/14
‘People’s Pledge’ Cut Outside Spending in Rhode Island Democratic Gubernatorial Primary
Statement of Adam Crowther, Researcher, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 9/8/14
Historic U.S. Senate Vote; Democracy for All Amendment Is Common Sense
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 9/4/14
One Million Comments Urge the SEC to Stop Secret Corporate Political Spending
In a record-breaking demonstration of support, more than one million comments have been submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) calling on the agency to take immediate steps to require publicly traded corporations to disclose their use of corporate resources for political purposes to their shareholders.
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