Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 1/12/2018
Public Citizen Applauds European Medicines Agency Committee Recommendation to Ban Dangerous IV Solutions, Calls on FDA to Immediately Follow Suit
Public Citizen applauds the decision by the European Medicines Agency’s Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee to recommend removing all hydroxyethyl starch (HES) intravenous (IV) solutions from the market, although this action comes nearly five years too late. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must now follow suit with an immediate ban on HES solutions in the U.S.
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For Immediate Release: 1/12/2018
Environmental Protection Agency Unlawfully Withheld Emails in Violation of FOIA, Lawsuit Alleges
Public Citizen Files Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit Against EPA
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For Immediate Release: 1/11/2018
Ford Motor Company Sued by Consumers Over Possible Emissions Cheating; Lawsuit Underscores Harmful ‘Pollution Before People’ Corporate Philosophy
Statement of Madeline Page, Campaign Coordinator, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 1/11/2018
Medicaid Work Requirements: Cruel, Stupid and Illegal
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 1/9/2018
Azar Backs Pharma Over the People
Statement of Peter Maybarduk, Director, Public Citizen’s Access to Medicines Program
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For Immediate Release: 1/9/2018
Ford Receives 2018 Hypocrisy Award for Promoting Innovation and Sustainability While Colluding With Trump to Undo Climate Safeguards
At Consumer Electronics Show, Environmental and Consumer Advocates Give Award to Ford CEO
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For Immediate Release: 1/8/2018
FERC Right to Reject Perry Proposal to Bail Out Coal and Nuclear Industries But Wrong to Invite RTOs to Offer Their Own Bailout Proposals
Statement of Tyson Slocum, Director, Public Citizen’s Energy Program
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For Immediate Release: 1/8/2018
OSHA Inspectors Decline, the Latest Assault in Trump’s War on Workers
Statement of Shanna Devine, Worker Health and Safety Advocate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 1/8/2018
Alex Azar to Face Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday; Public Citizen Experts Available for Comment
Public Citizen’s Access to Medicines Program Will Live-Tweet Event
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For Immediate Release: 1/5/2018
Trade Deficits Up in Trump’s 11 Months in Office; Rather Than Promised Speedy Reduction, 2017 Deficit Will Be Larger Than in 2016
Pressure Mounts for Trump to Deliver on Trade Pledges as Korea Trade Pact Renegotiation Talks Open in D.C. and NAFTA Talks Head to Showdown in Montreal Later This Month
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