Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

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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For Immediate Release: 1/14/2019
A Great First Step: New York State to Advance Voting Rights and Campaign Finance Reform
Statement of Jonah Minkoff-Zern, Co-Director of Public Citizen’s Democracy Is For People Campaign
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For Immediate Release: 1/11/2019
Cheating Workers Out of Their Paychecks Is How Trump Does Business
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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