Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 5/30/2018
Forcing Workers Into Arbitration Does Not Align With Amazon’s ‘Day One’ Philosophy
Public Citizen Delivers Letter Urging Tech Giant to End Forced Arbitration
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For Immediate Release: 5/29/2018
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren to Deliver Major National Address at Symposium on Trump Era Deregulation
Media Invitation from the Coalition for Sensible Safeguards
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For Immediate Release: 5/25/2018
Close the ‘Dark Money’ Gateway to Foreign Meddling in U.S. Elections
FEC Must Require Disclaimers on All Internet Political Ads
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For Immediate Release: 5/25/2018
FDA Agrees With Public Citizen, Responds to Petition by Telling Companies to Stop Marketing Over-the-Counter Benzocaine Teething Products
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) agreed with Public Citizen that over-the-counter oral health care products containing benzocaine should never be used in infants under any circumstances, even with the advice and supervision of a health care professional, because of the risk of methemoglobinemia, a life-threatening blood disorder that impairs the body’s ability to use oxygen.
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For Immediate Release: 5/24/2018
Close, But No Cigar: Senate Wastes Historic Opportunity to Pass Strong Congressional Reforms
Statements of Public Citizen Experts
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For Immediate Release: 5/24/2018
Congress Must Intercede After Small Business Administration’s Repeated Embarrassments in Awarding Regulatory Research Contracts
Statement of Amit Narang, Regulatory Policy Advocate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 5/24/2018
‘Blame Trump at the Pump’ – Demonstration at D.C. Gas Station Highlights How Trump Policies Are Driving Up Prices to Four-Year Highs
Public Citizen Calls Out Trump Policies That Are Taking a Bigger Chunk Out of Consumers’ Wallets This Memorial Day Weekend
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For Immediate Release: 5/24/2018
If Companies Can Protect User Data in Europe, They Can Protect It Everywhere
Public Citizen and Center for Digital Democracy Release Sign-on Letter Urging Companies to Adopt Europe’s New Data Protection Rules
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For Immediate Release: 5/23/2018
FDA’s Action to Protect Infants From Serious Blood Disorder Caused by Over-the-Counter Benzocaine Teething Products Is Long Overdue
The FDA’s action today to protect infants and children from exposure to over-the-counter oral health products containing benzocaine, which can cause methemoglobinemia, a life-threatening blood disorder that impairs the body’s ability to use oxygen, comes too late for some infants and children.
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For Immediate Release: 5/23/2018
Public Citizen Updates Ethics Complaint Against Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen, Alleging He May Have Violated Foreign Agents Registration Act
BBC Reports That Ukraine Dropped Manafort Investigation After Paying Cohen to Arrange Meeting With Trump
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