Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 9/25/1998
"Prescription Drug Fairness for Seniors Act of 1998" Means Badly Needed Drug Price Relief for Medicare Beneficiaries
Sept. 25, 1998 "Prescription Drug Fairness for Seniors Act of 1998" Means Badly Needed Drug Price Relief for Medicare Beneficiaries Public Citizen strongly supports the "Prescription Drug Fairness for Seniors Act of 1998," legislation introduced today by Reps. Thomas Allen (D-Maine), Jim Turner (D-Texas), John Tierney (D-Mass.), Henry Waxman (D-Calif.) and 25 co-sponsors.
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For Immediate Release: 9/18/1998
Health and Consumer Groups Slam Senate Bill 981's
Effect on Tobacco Control, Patients Rights and Food Safety
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For Immediate Release: 9/15/1998
Regulators Cover Up Safety Problems During
Stock Offering of Government Corporatio
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For Immediate Release: 9/14/1998
Constitutionality of First Amendment Restrictions on Tobacco Advertising
David Vladeck's First Amendment Testimony Constitutionality ofFirst Amendment Restrictions on Tobacco Advertising:Summary and Memorandum Summary
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For Immediate Release: 9/14/1998
Statement of Joan Claybrook, President of Public Citizen, on New Air Bag Safety Tests
Sept. 14, 1998 Statement of Joan Claybrook, President of Public Citizen, on New Air Bag Safety Tests Today?s Department of Transportation announcement is tremendous news for public safety. The proposal will protect consumers against dangerously designed air bags and means no auto manufacturers will be allowed to cut corners and compromise safety in their air bag designs.
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For Immediate Release: 9/10/1998
McCain-Feingold Bill Rejected By Senate Despite Majority Support
Statement by Frank Clemente, Director, Public Citizen's Congress Watch
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For Immediate Release: 9/10/1998
Statement of Frank Clemente
Director, Public Citizen Congress Watch
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For Immediate Release: 9/9/1998
U.S. Cigarette Companies Fail to Warn Foreign Smokers of Dangers
Grossly Inadequate Warning Labels on American Cigarette Packs Sold in Developing Countries
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For Immediate Release: 9/3/1998
Statement of Joan Claybrook, President, Public Citizen
on Campaign Finance Reform Poll
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For Immediate Release: 9/1/1998
Proposition 9:A Greenlight for Sustainable Energy in California
Proposition 9: A Greenlight for Sustainable Energy in California September 1998
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