Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 1/22/2019
More Than 70 U.S. Health, Consumer and Other Groups Demand Elimination of NAFTA 2.0 Terms That Would Lock in High U.S. Medicine Prices
More than 70 U.S. organizations launched an effort to remove new monopoly protections for pharmaceutical firms added to the revised North American Free Trade Agreement.
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For Immediate Release: 1/18/2019
Sweeping D.C. Anti-Corruption Reform Legislation to Become Law
Statement of Aquene Freechild, Campaign Co-Director of Public Citizen’s Democracy Is For People Campaign
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For Immediate Release: 1/18/2019
Trump’s Lack of Support Slows the Inevitable Electric Vehicle Revolution
Clean Vehicle Companies, Air-Breathing Americans Would Greatly Benefit From Expansion of Existing Grants, Incentives
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For Immediate Release: 1/18/2019
Letter to Congress Purportedly From ‘Patient Organizations’ Actually Dominated by Industry Groups, Medical Industrial Complex
Letter Opposes Medicare Part D Negotiating Authority to Make Medicines More Affordable
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For Immediate Release: 1/17/2019
FDA Should Reject Dangerous New Diabetes Medication
Dr. Sidney Wolfe, Founder and Senior Adviser of Public Citizen’s Health Research Group, Urges Rejection of Sotagliflozin
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For Immediate Release: 1/17/2019
Regulations.gov Goes Offline: Latest Casualty of the Trump Shutdown Denies the Public’s Fundamental Right to Comment on Rulemakings
Statement of Matthew Kent, Regulatory Policy Associate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 1/17/2019
Ford Expedition’s Outsized Pollution Rivals a Tyrannosaurus Rex
At the Detroit Auto Show, Activists Denounce Ford’s Greenwashing and Collusion With the Trump Administration
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For Immediate Release: 1/17/2019
Curbing Companies’ Bad Behavior Will Require Stronger Data Privacy Laws and a New Federal Data Privacy Agency
Federal Privacy Laws Are Antiquated and Need Updating; New Data Privacy Legislation Must Include Civil Rights Protections and Enhanced Punishments for Violations
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For Immediate Release: 1/16/2019
MEDIA ADVISORY: FERC on Thursday to Consider Public Citizen Complaint Against PJM Over Its Political Expenditures and Lack of Budget Transparency
PJM Made at Least $456,500 in Unlawful Political Contributions, Spent Millions on Lobbying
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For Immediate Release: 1/15/2019
MEDIA ADVISORY: Ford’s Outsized Pollution Rivals a Tyrannosaurus Rex
At the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Activists to Denounce Ford’s Environmental Record
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