Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 11/8/2018
Google Takes First Step to End Forced Arbitration
Statement of Remington A. Gregg, Counsel for Civil Justice and Consumer Rights, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 11/7/2018
Protest Thursday at the White House Over Trump’s Assault on Mueller Investigation
Washington, D.C., Protest Will Be One of More Than 800 Rallies in All 50 States, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands
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For Immediate Release: 11/7/2018
How the Midterm Election Affects the Fate of NAFTA Renegotiations
Statement of Lori Wallach, Director, Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch
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For Immediate Release: 11/7/2018
As Sessions Departs, His Replacement Must Publicly Commit to Protect the Mueller Investigation
Statement of Lisa Gilbert, Vice President of Legislative Affairs, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 11/2/2018
FDA Makes Wrong Call; Super-Strong Opioid Medication Will Be Abused and Kill People
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is recklessly and needlessly endangering people by approving a super-strong opioid, Public Citizen and the head of a key FDA advisory committee said today. The FDA gave the green light for the medication, which is called sufentanil sublingual tablet (brand name Dsuvia) and is to be used to treat moderate-to-severe acute pain in a medically supervised setting. It is five to 10 times more potent than fentanyl and 1,000 times more potent than morphine.
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For Immediate Release: 11/2/2018
Rule Upends Conventional Wisdom on the Congressional Review Act
Statement of Amit Narang, Regulatory Policy Advocate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 11/2/2018
Just 56 Megadonors Funnel Nearly Half a Billion Dollars to Super PACs
A Record Number of Ultra-Rich Donors Are Pouring Millions into the 2018 Midterms, a Direct Result of Citizens United
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For Immediate Release: 11/1/2018
FDA Likely to Decide Friday Whether to Approve Super-Strong, Super-Dangerous Opioid Medication
FDA Advisory Committee Chair Warns Against Approval; Public Citizen Experts Are Available to Comment
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For Immediate Release: 11/1/2018
Bowser Sinks Low by Engaging in Trump-Like Tactics in Wake of Public Citizen’s Campaign Finance Complaint
Statement of Public Citizen Experts
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For Immediate Release: 11/1/2018
Google Must Remove Forced Arbitration From Employee Contracts
Statement of Remington A. Gregg, Counsel for Civil Justice and Consumer Rights, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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