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For Immediate Release: 1/2/1997
House Should Not Re-Elect Gingrich Before Completing Ethics Process
Public Release of Documents and Gingrich Sworn Testimony Essential
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For Immediate Release: 7/31/1996
Senate Passes Anti-Environmental Nuclear Waste Bill; Industry Supporters Fail to Attain "Veto-Proof" Majority
For Immediate Release: July 31, 1996 Senate Passes Anti-Environmental Nuclear Waste Bill; Industry Supporters Fail to Attain "Veto-Proof" Majority
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For Immediate Release: 6/27/1996
NEW RENEWABLE ENERGY REPORT CALLS GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR COMMERCIALIZATION ESSENTIAL, CRITICIZES CONGRESSIONAL CUTBACKS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 27, 1996 NEW RENEWABLE ENERGY REPORT CALLS GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR COMMERCIALIZATION ESSENTIAL, CRITICIZES CONGRESSIONAL CUTBACKS While debate continues in Congress over the future of renewable energy, a new report released today by Public Citizen shows that government policies designed to bring new technologies into the market are essential to the successful development of alternative energy sources.
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For Immediate Release: 5/7/1996
ADVOCACY GROUPS PETITION FDA TO REPEAL RULE PERMITTING USE OF EXPERIMENTAL DRUGS ON MILITARY PERSONNEL DURING COMBAT WITHOUT THEIR INFORMED CONSENT
May 7, 1996   ADVOCACY GROUPS PETITION FDA TO REPEAL RULE PERMITTING USE OF EXPERIMENTAL DRUGS ON MILITARY PERSONNEL DURING COMBAT WITHOUT THEIR INFORMED CONSENT  
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For Immediate Release: 1/18/1996
NATIONAL SURVEY SAFE ENERGY COMMUNICATION COUNCIL GREENPEACE, USA NUCLEAR INFORMATION AND RESOURCE SERVICE NUCLEAR WASTE CITIZENS COALITION
For Immediate Release: Contact: Mary Myers, SECC Thursday, January 18, 1996 (202) 483-8491 NATIONAL SURVEY SAFE ENERGY COMMUNICATION COUNCIL GREENPEACE, USA NUCLEAR INFORMATION AND RESOURCE SERVICE NUCLEAR WASTE CITIZENS COALITION   FINDS OVERWHELMING OPPOSITION TO CONGRESSIONAL PROPOSAL FOR "INTERIM STORAGE" & TRANSPORTATION OF NUCLEAR WASTE VOTERS WANT INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF NUCLEAR WASTE PROGRAM BY MORE THAN TWO TO ONE
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For Immediate Release: 7/28/1995
House Energy and Power Subcommittee Passes Nuclear Waste Bill: Flawed Measure Would Open Door to Transportation Accidents, Gut Environmental Standards
For immediate release Contact: Bill Magavern July 28, 1995 Michael Grynberg 202-546-4996
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For Immediate Release: 7/12/1995
HOUSE VOTES TO RESTORE SOME FUNDING FOR CLEAN ENERGY PRESERVES ADVANCED NUCLEAR REACTORS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 1995 HOUSE VOTES TO RESTORE SOME FUNDING FOR CLEAN ENERGY PRESERVES ADVANCED NUCLEAR REACTORS
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For Immediate Release: 6/7/1995
TVA'S FINANCES IN NUCLEAR MELTDOWN
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: June 7, 1995 James Riccio 404-451-7372 TVA'S FINANCES IN NUCLEAR MELTDOWN The Tennessee Valley Authority is on shakey financial ground because of its nuclear program and the American taxpayer may be left holding the bag according to a report by the U.S. General Accounting Office. The TVA is $26 billion in debt, $14 billion is invested in non-producing nuclear reactors.
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For Immediate Release: 4/26/1995
Over Half of the Nation's Nuclear Reactors Are Not Competitive: Public Citizen Study Opposes New NRC License Renewal Rule
Over Half of the Nation's Nuclear Reactors Are Not Competitive: Public Citizen Study Opposes New NRC License Renewal Rule Noon, April 26, 1995 James Riccio 202-546-4996 Julia Lyman 202-833-3000
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For Immediate Release: 4/18/1995
STATE-BY-STATE SURVEY SHOWS RENEWABLE ENERGY USE EXPANDING RAPIDLY ROLLBACK OF STATE POLICIES THREATENS CLEAN ENERGY SOURCES
FOR EMBARGOED RELEASE APRIL 18, 1995 -- 10:00am STATE-BY-STATE SURVEY SHOWS RENEWABLE ENERGY USE EXPANDING RAPIDLY ROLLBACK OF STATE POLICIES THREATENS CLEAN ENERGY SOURCES
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