Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 6/21/2018
FDA Should Pull Twice-Rejected Gout Medication Off the Market
Agency Has Overwhelming Evidence That Medication Increases Risk of Death
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For Immediate Release: 6/20/2018
Public Citizen Calls on Ethics Officials to Investigate Whether Interior Department Chief Violated Federal Code
Zinke Family and Foundation Involved in Real Estate Deal Led by Halliburton Chairman
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For Immediate Release: 6/19/2018
Health Care Sabotage: Final Rule Would Let Insurers Offer Junk Plans That Skimp on Benefits
Statement of Eagan Kemp, Health Care Policy Advocate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 6/18/2018
Budweiser’s World Cup Ad Campaign on Snapchat Is Dangerous for Public Health
Statement of Kristen Strader, Campaign Coordinator, Public Citizen’s Commercial Alert
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For Immediate Release: 6/18/2018
An Unhappy Ford Birthday; Consumer and Environmental Groups Take Out Ad to Highlight Ford’s Anti-Consumer, Anti-Climate Attempts to Roll Back Clean Car Standards
Statement of Madeline Page, Clean Cars Campaign Coordinator, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 6/18/2018
Kraninger Is Unqualified to Lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Statements From Public Citizen Experts
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For Immediate Release: 6/15/2018
Public Citizen Supports NIH Advisory Panel’s Recommendation to Terminate Ongoing Alcohol Health Study Being Funded by Industry
Public Citizen strongly supports the NIH advisory committee’s recommendation to terminate the NIAAA-sponsored alcohol study because the industry funding – and the manner in which that funding was solicited – already had irreparably undermined public trust in the design and integrity of the study.
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For Immediate Release: 6/14/2018
On Eve of China Tariff List Release, Does Trump Administration Have a Coherent Strategy to Deal With China Trade Deficit?
Statement of Lori Wallach, Director, Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch
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For Immediate Release: 6/14/2018
Rep. Pramila Jayapal Introduces Legislation to Help States Implement Single-Payer Health Care
Statements of Public Citizen Experts
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For Immediate Release: 6/14/2018
In the Fight With Big Pharma, Congress Finally Throws a Punch for Affordable Prescriptions by Advancing the CREATES Act
Statement of Steven Knievel, Advocate, Public Citizen’s Access to Medicines Program
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