Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 10/3/2000
FDA Legalized Food Irradiation Without Adequately Evaluating Its Risks, Dismissed Evidence of Serious Public Health Hazards
Oct. 3, 2000 FDA Legalized Food Irradiation Without Adequately Evaluating Its Risks, Dismissed Evidence of Serious Public Health Hazards Groups Call on FDA to Stop Irradiation and Congress to Investigate
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For Immediate Release: 10/2/2000
Statement by Joan Claybrook on Disclosure of Firestone Court Documents
October 2, 2000
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For Immediate Release: 10/2/2000
House Auto Safety Legislation (H.R. 5164) Sets Up Roadblocks for Regulators
Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook
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For Immediate Release: 9/26/2000
Automakers Working Behind the Scenes to Block Much-Needed Auto Safety Reforms
Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook
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For Immediate Release: 9/26/2000
Victims of Firestone Tire Crashes Call on Congress to Resist Pressure From Automakers, Enact Strong Measures
  September 26, 2000 Victims of Firestone Tire Crashes Call on Congress to Resist Pressure From Automakers, Enact Strong MeasuresAutomakers Lobbying to Water Down Bill, Strip Key Provisions
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For Immediate Release: 9/21/2000
Top Bush Health Adviser Stands to Gain Personally from Candidate?s Prescription Drug Plan
Gail Wilensky holds multimillion-dollar stake in health care companies
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For Immediate Release: 9/20/2000
Sen. Shelby Rightly Drops Provision Preventing NHTSA from Issuing Vehicle Rollover Information
Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook
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For Immediate Release: 9/20/2000
Auto Safety Legislation Should Include New Enforcement Powers for NHTSA, More Notification and Updated Safety Standards
Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook
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For Immediate Release: 9/19/2000
Senate Agrees: Greed is Good
Final Passage of China Permanent Normal Trade Relations for China Reeks from Stench of Corporate Cash
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For Immediate Release: 9/18/2000
Public Citizen Asks Texas Court to Deny Ford and Firestone Request to Keep Documents Secret in Tire Lawsuit
Documents Could Shed Light on What Companies Knew About Tire Defect
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