Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 4/12/1999
WTO Ministerial Host City Snubs Clinton Trade Agenda
Seattle Passes "MAI Free Zone" Motion Rejecting International Meddling in Local Affairs
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For Immediate Release: 4/7/1999
Drive For Campaign Finance Reform Legislation Accelerates
House Members Begin Discharge Petition to Force Action
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For Immediate Release: 3/26/1999
Patients' Bill of Rights Under Siege in New Corporate Ad Campaign
Business Media Blitz to Hit Key Members During Congressional Recess
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For Immediate Release: 3/16/1999
Breaux-Thomas Medicare Plan: Subsidies for Drug Firms and HMOs; Cutbacks and Cost Hikes for Patients and Taxpayers
Consumer Group Calls for Price Caps on Prescription Drugs Purchased Under Medicare
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For Immediate Release: 3/15/1999
Supporters of Breaux Plan Rack Up Most HealthDollars
  Supporters of Breaux Plan Rack Up Most HealthDollars Senate and House members of the National Bipartisan Medicare Commission received a total of $745,000 from the pharmaceutical and health services industry -- $448,000 from pharmaceutical interests and $297,000 from the health services industry. These totals include contributions to Senators over the last six-year election cycle (1993-1998) and contributions to House members in the 1997-1998 cycle.
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For Immediate Release: 3/10/1999
Consumer Group Attacks Medicare Commission
Member?s Conflict of Interest
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For Immediate Release: 3/3/1999
Republican Leadership Threatens to Bury Campaign Finance Reform
March 3, 1999 Contact: Steve Weissman (202) 546-4996 or Dan O'Sullivan (202) 546-4996 ATTENTION EDITORIAL WRITERS Republican Leader Threatens to Bury Federal Campaign Finance Reform
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For Immediate Release: 3/1/1999
Public Citizen Releases Worst Pills, Best Pills
New Consumer?s Guide Helps Patients Navigate Drug Minefield
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For Immediate Release: 2/25/1999
Statement by Joan Claybrook, President of Public Citizen, Hailing New
Drive to Enact Campaign Finance Reform Before the 2000 Elections
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For Immediate Release: 2/25/1999
Public Citizen, Teamster Reformers Win Partial Rerun in Teamster Election
Officials Find Violations of Election Rules
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