Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 9/14/2000
New NRC Report on Nuclear Waste Shipments Fails to Address Public Concerns
Statement of Lisa Gue, Policy Analyst with Public Citizen's Critical Mass Energy and Environment Program
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For Immediate Release: 9/14/2000
Senate Proposal to Allow Federal Judges to Accept Speaking Fees Favors "Rental of Judges" not "Rule of Law"
  Sept. 14, 2000 Senate Proposal to Allow Federal Judges to Accept Speaking Fees Favors "Rental of Judges" not "Rule of Law" Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook
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For Immediate Release: 9/14/2000
Public Citizen Presses Broadcasters to Provide Free Time for Candidate Discourse
Sept. 14, 2000 Public Citizen Presses Broadcasters to Provide Free Time for Candidate Discourse
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For Immediate Release: 9/6/2000
On Firestone Tire Defect and Ford Explorer Rollovers, Before the Transportation Subcommittee United States Senate Committee on Appropriations
Statement of Joan Claybrook
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For Immediate Release: 9/6/2000
Citizen Groups Denounce Proposal for Nuclear Waste
Radioactive Roads and Rails Campaign Arrives in Des Moines
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For Immediate Release: 9/6/2000
Former NHTSA Chief Calls on Congress to Upgrade Standards; Increase Budget, Enforcement Authority of Auto Safety Agency
Sept. 6, 2000 Former NHTSA Chief Calls on Congress to Upgrade Standards; Increase Budget, Enforcement Authority of Auto Safety Agency Ford, Firestone Covered Up Tire Defect Read Joan Claybrook's testimony
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For Immediate Release: 9/5/2000
New Federal Meat Inspection System Fails to Earn Inspectors’ Seal of Approval
THE JUNGLE 2000 Released Today
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For Immediate Release: 8/31/2000
Inspector General Condemns Nuclear Agency Safety Evaluation
NRC Safety Evaluation at Indian Point 2 Flawed
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For Immediate Release: 8/31/2000
Schering-Plough Political Money Pushes Claritin Patent Extension and Distorts GAO Report
NOTE: IN MARCH 2001, PUBLIC CITIZEN UPDATED THIS PRESS RELEASE. FOR THAT UPDATED INFORMATION, VISIT THIS PAGE. Aug. 31, 2000 Schering-Plough Political Money Pushes Claritin Patent Extension and Distorts GAO Report FDA was justified in delaying approval for Claritin
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For Immediate Release: 8/30/2000
Fast Flux Test Facility: A Reactor in Search of a Mission
  For Immediate Release: Aug.30, 2000 Fast Flux Test Facility: A Reactor in Search of a Mission Proposal to Reopen Reactor is Reckless SEATTLE, Wash. – In testimony before the Department of Energy (DOE) today, PublicCitizen urged the department to abandon its plans to reopen the controversial Fast FluxTest Facility (FFTF) – the most contaminated nuclear site in the western world.
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