Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 10/12/1999
Grand Jury Records from Historic Alger Hiss Espionage Case Reveal New Details About Nixon's Role in Investigation
Oct. 12, 1999 Grand Jury Records from Historic Alger Hiss Espionage Case Reveal New Details About Nixon's Role in Investigation
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For Immediate Release: 10/12/1999
Statement of David C. Vladeck, Director of Public Citizen Litigation Group
Oct. 12, 1999 Statement of David C. Vladeck,Director of Public Citizen Litigation Group
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For Immediate Release: 10/6/1999
Who Benefits From Electricity Deregulation?
Public Citizen Testifies for Consumers and the Environment
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For Immediate Release: 9/29/1999
Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook Testifies Before Senate Subcommittee On Truck Safety Measure
Sept. 29, 1999 Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook Testifies Before Senate Subcommittee On Truck Safety Measure Survey Results Show Americans Want Stricter Enforcement WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook, testifying before a Senate subcommittee on Wednesday, released results of a new public opinion survey showing that a substantial majority of Americans say they are willing to pay more for truck safety improvements.
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For Immediate Release: 9/23/1999
Victory -- of Sorts -- on the Class Action Bill
Victory -- of Sorts -- on the Class Action Bill Statement of Joan ClaybrookSeptember 23, 1999 The House of Representatives today passed H.R. 1875, the Interstate Class Action Jurisdiction Act, by a vote of 222 to 207. The following is a statement from Joan Claybrook, President of Public Citizen:
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For Immediate Release: 9/15/1999
Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook on House Passage of the Shays-Meehan Campaign Finance Reform Bill
Sept. 15, 1999 Statement of Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook on House Passage of the Shays-Meehan Campaign Finance Reform Bill
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For Immediate Release: 9/10/1999
California Utility Bailout Could Prove Devastating to Environment, New Report Says
Sept. 10, 1998 California Utility Bailout Could Prove Devastating to Environment, New Report Says
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For Immediate Release: 9/6/1999
Clinton Administration's 'Reinventing Government' Program Risks Workplace Health, Safety
Sept. 6, 1999 Clinton Administration's 'Reinventing Government' Program Risks Workplace Health, Safety Number of OSHA Inspections Under Clinton Less Than During Any Prior Administration
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For Immediate Release: 9/3/1999
Mega Mergers of Oil Giants Hurt Consumers, Competition
Public Citizen Analysis Foresees Higher Gasoline Prices
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For Immediate Release: 8/30/1999
Schering-Plough Plows Ahead With High-Priced Lobbying Campaign for Claritin Special Patent Extension
Sept. 30, 1999 Schering-Plough Plows Ahead With High-Priced Lobbying Campaign for Claritin Special Patent Extension Will Schering-Plough Again Attempt an Appropriations Rider Sneak?
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