Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 8/28/1999
Prescription Drug Inflation Increases Will Rapidly Erode the Value of Any Medicare Drug Benefit Plan
Sept. 28, 1999 Prescription Drug Inflation Increases Will Rapidly Erode the Value of Any Medicare Drug Benefit Plan Congress Must Act to Control Runaway Drug Inflation
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For Immediate Release: 8/28/1999
Vice President Gore Snubs Environmental Groups
Gore Won?t Meet With 187 Groups About Radioactive Recycling
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For Immediate Release: 8/24/1999
Public Citizen Suit Results in Release of Justice Department Databases
Valuable Electronic Data on Criminal, Civil Cases Released to Public
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For Immediate Release: 8/17/1999
Barton Draft Electricity Bill Blows A Fuse
Electricity Bill Short-Circuits Consumers, Workers, Environment
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For Immediate Release: 8/11/1999
Scientists Seek to Justify and Continue Unethical Research by Gutting International Ethical Guidelines
Aug. 11, 1999 Scientists Seek to Justify and Continue Unethical Research by Gutting International Ethical Guidelines     WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Public Citizen, reacting to two articles in this week?s New England Journal of Medicine, today criticized attempts to rewrite the World Medical Association?s Declaration of Helsinki, which governs international research ethics. As Dr. Robert Levine, the author of one of the articles, admits, the Declaration?s requirements are routinely violated.
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For Immediate Release: 8/10/1999
Regulations Violated at Nuclear Reactors Across Country
Public Citizen Study Finds Government's Failure to Enforce Regulations Undermines Safety
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For Immediate Release: 8/6/1999
Finally, Protection for All Consumers!
Community Choice for Electricity Promises Savings
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For Immediate Release: 8/3/1999
Statement by Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook on the "Motor Carrier Safety Act of 1999"
Aug. 3, 1999 Statement by Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook on the "Motor Carrier Safety Act of 1999"
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For Immediate Release: 8/3/1999
Consumers Denounce "Taxpayers' Billion-Dollar Gift to
Schering-Plough Shareholders"
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For Immediate Release: 7/30/1999
Consumer Advocates Applaud Electricity Legislation That Protects Consumers and the Environment
July 30, 1999 Consumer Advocates Applaud Electricity Legislation That Protects Consumers and the Environment
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