Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 1/25/2019
OSHA Rollback Endangers Worker Health and Safety, Lawsuit Says
Court Should Overturn Partial Rollback of OSHA’s Electronic Reporting Rule, Finalized During Shutdown
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For Immediate Release: 1/23/2019
Shutdown Is ‘Extortion, Plain and Simple,’ Say 78 Groups
Leading Public Interest Organizations Demand Republican Senators End the Trump Shutdown, Reopen the Government Immediately
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For Immediate Release: 1/23/2019
Groups Applaud Dallas for Choosing Experienced Climate and Environmental Planner
Public Interest Groups Applaud City for Advancing Critically Needed Climate Planning Process
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For Immediate Release: 1/23/2019
Expert to Testify That Maryland Legislature Must Put Worker Safety First, Require Health and Safety Screenings
Public Citizen’s Shanna Devine Will Call for Support of HB 24
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For Immediate Release: 1/23/2019
Arizona Nurse Arrested for Assault on Incapacitated Patient Highlights How Few Nurses Face Punishment for Abuse
The arrest of a male nurse for the sexual assault of an incapacitated female patient in Arizona underscores what Public Citizen found in a groundbreaking study last month: State nursing boards are failing to protect patients from nurses who engage in sexual misconduct.
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For Immediate Release: 1/22/2019
More Than 70 U.S. Health, Consumer and Other Groups Demand Elimination of NAFTA 2.0 Terms That Would Lock in High U.S. Medicine Prices
More than 70 U.S. organizations launched an effort to remove new monopoly protections for pharmaceutical firms added to the revised North American Free Trade Agreement.
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For Immediate Release: 1/18/2019
Sweeping D.C. Anti-Corruption Reform Legislation to Become Law
Statement of Aquene Freechild, Campaign Co-Director of Public Citizen’s Democracy Is For People Campaign
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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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