Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 4/2/2019
Thursday: At 2019 Washington Auto Show, Activists to Denounce Ford’s Collusion with Trump Administration to Roll Back Clean Car Standards
Ford’s Outsized Pollution Rivals a Tyrannosaurus Rex
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For Immediate Release: 4/2/2019
MEDIA ADVISORY: Congress Must Act Quickly to Protect Investors’ Access to Justice
Public Citizen Expert to Testify at House Hearing on Investor Rights
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For Immediate Release: 4/2/2019
D.C. Legislation Would Curb Abuse of Constituent Services Funds
Statement of Michael Tanglis, Senior Researcher, Public Citizen's Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 3/28/2019
Press Release: Responses of Dr. Sidney Wolfe, Founder and Senior Adviser, Public Citizen's Health Research Group, to Gottlieb Testimony on Opioids
Scott Gottlieb, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) commissioner, today testified about opioids at a hearing of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies. His testimony included several misleading statements and omissions.
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For Immediate Release: 3/28/2019
Groups Show Broad Support for Senate Democracy Reform Bill Empowering Voters and Curbing Corruption
Voters Demand Leader McConnell Call a Vote on the For the People Act
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For Immediate Release: 3/27/2019
Not Acceptable: Big Pharma Profits From Breakthrough HIV Treatment, Funded by Public Dollars
Public Citizen's Access to Medicines Experts Are Available to Comment
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For Immediate Release: 3/27/2019
Public Citizen Supports U.S. Senate Introduction of the For the People Act
Statements of Public Citizen Experts
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For Immediate Release: 3/26/2019
Telepresser Thursday: Groups to Show Broad Support for Senate Democracy Reform Bill Designed to Empower Americans at the Ballot Box
Voters Demand Reforms Contained in the For the People Act
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For Immediate Release: 3/26/2019
Only a Quarter of D.C. Constituent Service Funds Are Used on Urgent Constituent Needs
Public Citizen Analysis Shows Constituent Service Funds Are Misused, Inequitable and Ethically Fraught; Reform Is Needed
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For Immediate Release: 3/26/2019
Veto Override Notwithstanding, Trump Lost the Fight on 'National Emergency' Powers
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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