Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 1/29/2001
Bush Prescription Drug Proposal Would Not Help Most Seniors in Need
States Would Get Blank Check, But No Guarantees for Seniors Who Lack Drug Coverage
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For Immediate Release: 1/24/2001
Public Citizen Urges Modesto’s Hometown Grocer to Halt Sale of Irradiated Meat
Studies Indicate Irradiated Food Could Be Harmful
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For Immediate Release: 1/19/2001
The Facts Are In: Electricity Demand in California Was Lower
Data Casts Doubt on Power Producers? Claims That Demand
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For Immediate Release: 1/18/2001
Court Ruling on New Meat Inspection Program Is Huge Setback
Court Rules That Token Government Inspector Legitimizes Meat and Poultry Industry Self-Inspection Program
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For Immediate Release: 1/18/2001
Irate Airline Passenger Has First Amendment Right to
Airline Lost Bag and Man Lost His Patience; Web Site Name -- www.alitaliasucks.com -- Isn't Trademark Infringement, Public Citizen Says
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For Immediate Release: 1/17/2001
Public Citizen Urges Energy Secretary to Recuse Himself From Yucca Mountain Dealings
Jan. 17, 2001 Public Citizen Urges Energy Secretary to Recuse Himself From Yucca Mountain Dealings WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Public Citizen today sent a letter to Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham urging him to recuse himself from responsibilities related to a proposal to build a nuclear waste repository in Nevada because of campaign contributions he has received from the nuclear industry.
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For Immediate Release: 1/16/2001
Gov. Davis’ Backroom Deal Leaves Taxpayers With All The Risk, Allows Utilities to Keep Recent Billion-Dollar Investments
Jan. 16, 2001 Gov. Davis’ Backroom Deal Leaves Taxpayers With All The Risk, Allows Utilities to Keep Recent Billion-Dollar Investments While Utilities Talk of Bankruptcy, Parent Companies Have Plenty of Assets Acquired in Recent Spending Sprees
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For Immediate Release: 1/15/2001
NRC Reckless to Rush Georgia Nuclear Plant Relicensing, Public Citizen Says
Hatch License Renewal Latest in Commission?s Hasty Promotion of Dangerous Nuclear Power
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For Immediate Release: 1/12/2001
Norton Wrong Choice for Interior Secretary
Statement of Wenonah Hauter, Director Public Citizen's Critical Mass Energy and Environment Program
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For Immediate Release: 1/11/2001
Public Citizen Petitions NRC to Shut Down NY Reactor
Regulator Allowed Reactor Restart Without Conducting
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