Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 12/8/2017
Consumer Advocates File in Support of Acting CFPB Director Leandra English
Agency’s Independence Is Necessary to Its Mission, Groups Say
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For Immediate Release: 12/6/2017
Poison Pill Rider Would Keep Corporate Political Spending Secret
More Than 30 Groups Call on Congress to Stop Hiding Corporate Political Spending From Investors
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For Immediate Release: 12/6/2017
Bipartisan Legislation Would Give Voice to Victims of Workplace Harassment
Public Citizen Endorses Legislation That Would Protect Workers, Not Abusers
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For Immediate Release: 12/6/2017
Immigrant and Civil Rights Groups Sue Homeland Security for Failing to Disclose Memo Recommending Closure of Notorious Alabama Detention Facility
Public Citizen and National Day Laborer Organizing Network Represent Five Organizations Seeking Disclosure of Memo
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For Immediate Release: 12/6/2017
FDA Should Block Use of Cancer Treatment Ingredient Found to Be ‘Not Safe for Human Use’
Agency’s Foot-Dragging Puts Patients at Risk, Public Citizen Petition Says
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For Immediate Release: 12/5/2017
At Hill Forum, Conservative and Progressive Trade and Legal Experts Support Removal of ISDS From NAFTA, Revealing Isolation of Corporate Lobby Defending NAFTA Job Outsourcing Incentives
U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Small Business Groups, Leading Economics and Law Professors, State Legislatures Oppose ISDS as Corporate Lobby Incites Deadlock in NAFTA Renegotiations by Urging Canada, Mexico to Reject U.S. Proposal to Cut Investor Privileges
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For Immediate Release: 12/4/2017
Public Citizen Decries Senate Committee Retreat From Safe Banking Consumer Protection Rules
Statement of Bartlett Naylor, Financial Policy Advocate, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 12/4/2017
MEDIA ADVISORY
Tuesday Hill Briefing: Trade, Legal Experts Across the Political Spectrum Agree ISDS Must Be Eliminated From NAFTA. So Why Is the Corporate Lobby Enraged About the U.S. Proposal to Do So?
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For Immediate Release: 12/2/2017
Republican Tax Bill Opens Floodgates to Outsourcing of Investment and Entrenches Dynastic Wealth for Generations
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 12/1/2017
More Than Half of the Lobbyists in Washington Have Plunged Into the Tax Debate
New Public Citizen Report: 20 Corporations and Trade Associations Have Hired 50 Lobbyists Each to Influence Tax Issues in 2017
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