Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 4/24/2019
Facebook’s Looming FTC Fine Due to Chronic Privacy Lapses Should Be Only The Beginning of the Penalty Phase
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 4/24/2019
Remembering Workers Who Died or Suffered on the Job Begins with Safeguards From Heat Stress
During Workers’ Memorial Week Americans Remember Those Who Suffered or Died on the Job
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For Immediate Release: 4/24/2019
In Advance of Medicare for All Hearings, Experts Available to Talk Policy Details
Public Citizen Experts Can Answer Questions About Cost, Quality of Care, Political Feasibility and More
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For Immediate Release: 4/22/2019
Government Says It Won’t Use National Emergency Funding for Border Wall Construction in Rio Grande Valley; Public Citizen Dismisses Case
Statement of Allison Zieve, Director, Public Citizen Litigation Group and Counsel for Plaintiffs Alvarez, Gaytan, Alvarez and Frontera Audubon Society
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For Immediate Release: 4/18/2019
Modest Projections in Today’s ITC Assessment of the Revised NAFTA Do Not Alter Its Prospects in Congress
Statement of Lori Wallach, Director, Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch
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For Immediate Release: 4/17/2019
Mueller Report: We Need the Truth and Nothing But
Statement of Lisa Gilbert, Vice President of Legislative Affairs, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 4/16/2019
Press Statement: FDA Bans Dangerous Surgical Mesh for Pelvic Repair, Following Public Citizen Urging
Although Public Citizen welcomes this long-overdue action, this ban comes too late for the thousands of women who have been irreparably harmed by these devices, long after the FDA knew the devices had “not demonstrated a reasonable assurance of safety.”
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For Immediate Release: 4/16/2019
Better Late Than Never: Following a Public Citizen Petition, the Office of Government Ethics Will Regulate Executive Branch Legal Defense Funds
Statement of Craig Holman, Government Affairs Lobbyist, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 4/16/2019
Texas House Allows Dumping Fracking Wastewater Into Texas Rivers, Streams and Lakes
Statement of Adrian Shelley, Director, Public Citizen’s Texas Office
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For Immediate Release: 4/16/2019
Patients, Doctors Must Be Warned About Risk of Spinal Fractures Soon After Stopping Osteoporosis Medication
Prolia’s Effects Are Short-Lived; Fractures Can Occur as Soon as a Month After Drug Wears Off
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