Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 6/25/1998
Diverse Coalition Urges State Attorneys General
To Defend State Constitutional Rights
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For Immediate Release: 6/25/1998
STATEMENT BY PUBLIC CITIZEN PRESIDENT JOAN CLAYBROOK CONDEMNING THE CLINTON-ROCKEFELLER-GORTON PRODUCTS LIABILITY "WRONGDOERS PROTECTION ACT
June 25, 1998 STATEMENT BY PUBLIC CITIZEN PRESIDENT JOAN CLAYBROOK CONDEMNINGTHE CLINTON-ROCKEFELLER-GORTON PRODUCTS LIABILITY"WRONGDOERS PROTECTION ACT"
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For Immediate Release: 6/24/1998
Pilots Win Free Speech Suit; American Airlines Accepts Rules Protecting Dissident Communication in the Workplace
June 24, 1998 Pilots Win Free Speech Suit; American Airlines Accepts Rules Protecting Dissident Communication in the Workplace WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to an unprecedented decision upholding the free speech rights of airline employees, American Airlines has conceded its pilots' rights to criticize their union and employer in the workplace.
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For Immediate Release: 6/23/1998
Grassroots Groups Launch Nationwide Campaign to Protect Consumers, Environment as Utilities Deregulate
Sen. Wellstone, Rep. Kucinich to Introduce Federal Legislation
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For Immediate Release: 6/17/1998
Watch the Money, See the Votes: Republican Leadership Tries to Kill National Tobacco Control Legislation
Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook
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For Immediate Release: 6/16/1998
Doctors Sanctioned for Sex Offenses Still Practicing
Hundreds of Physicians Disciplined for Sex Offenses Involving Patients
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For Immediate Release: 6/15/1998
Campaign Cash at Work: Big Tobacco Buys Time to Stall Tobacco Legislation
June 15, 1998 Campaign Cash at Work:Big Tobacco Buys Time to Stall Tobacco Legislation Lavish political contributions from the tobacco industry are helping to stall comprehensive tobacco control legislation, said Public Citizen?s Congress Watch in a report released today.
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For Immediate Release: 6/15/1998
Campaign Cash at Work: Senator Lott and the Republican Leadership Are Trying to Kill National Tobacco Control Legislation Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook
June 15, 1998 Campaign Cash at Work:Senator Lott and the Republican Leadership Are Trying to Kill National Tobacco Control LegislationStatement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook For a generation, Big Tobacco has used its profits from addicted consumers to make lavish campaign contributions to members of Congress and state legislatures to protect their bottom line.
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For Immediate Release: 6/11/1998
Thousands of Human Experimental Subjects at Risk
Institutional Review Boards Fail to Protect Subjects
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For Immediate Release: 6/9/1998
Patient Information Leaflets Offer False Information on Prescription Drugs
Many Leaflets Contain Incomplete Safety Information
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