Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 5/22/2018
By Approving the Senate’s Version of the False Hope Act, House Lawmakers Open a More Dangerous Pathway for Experimental Medications
The House of Representatives’ passage of S. 204, the Senate’s seriously flawed False Hope legislation, opens the gate to a dangerous, uncharted pathway for accessing experimental medications that have not been shown to be safe or effective. The bill passed today will expose vulnerable patients to risks of serious harm, including dying earlier and more painfully than they otherwise would have, without appropriate safeguards.
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For Immediate Release: 5/22/2018
Trump Caves to Wall Street as China Trade Dispute Nears Resolution; Does Anyone Believe Indonesian Loan Isn’t Coloring His Judgment?
Statements of Public Citizen Experts
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For Immediate Release: 5/22/2018
Demonstration at D.C. Gas Station to Highlight How Trump Policies Are Driving Up Prices at the Pump to Four-Year Highs
Inflatable Oil Barrel and ‘Blame Trump at the Pump’ Banners Are Among the Visuals
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For Immediate Release: 5/22/2018
Deregulating Wall Street Will Make America Crater, Not Greater
Statement of Bartlett Naylor, Financial Policy Advocate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 5/21/2018
Public Citizen Supports ‘A Better Deal for Our Democracy’
Congressional Democrats Introduce Legislation to Get Money Out of Politics and Restore Government Ethics
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For Immediate Release: 5/21/2018
Blame Trump at the Pump: Gas Prices Are Higher as Memorial Day Weekend Approaches
Three Trump Policies Are Contributing to Gas Prices Hitting Four-Year Highs
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For Immediate Release: 5/21/2018
Congress Should Overturn Today’s U.S. Supreme Court Decision Eroding Workers’ Rights
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 5/21/2018
The U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Access to Courts for Private Sector Employees
Statement of Fair Arbitration Now Coalition
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For Immediate Release: 5/18/2018
Pope Is Right About Need for Regulation
Statement of Matthew Kent, Regulatory Policy Associate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 5/17/2018
Something’s Rotten Here: Trump, Kushner and Qatar
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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