Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 3/12/2019
Lawmakers Would Be Naïve to Believe Trump Would Accept Emergency Authority Limits
Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
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For Immediate Release: 3/11/2019
Too Big to Manage: Wells Fargo Can't Fix Itself
Statement of Bartlett Naylor, Financial Policy Advocate, Public Citizen's Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 3/11/2019
Tuesday: New York Building Owners Shouldn’t Get Away With Filing Baseless Defamation Suits Against Neighbors
Two Companies That Sued Over Construction Complaints Should Pay Attorneys Fees
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For Immediate Release: 3/8/2019
On Monday, Activists Nationwide to Deliver Giant, Poster-Sized Constitution to U.S. Senators, Urge Them to Vote Against Trump's National Emergency
Activists From Alaska to Georgia Will Tell Senators That Trump's Declaration Exceeded His Constitutional Authority
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For Immediate Release: 3/8/2019
House Passes Historic Democracy Reform and Corruption Overhaul Legislation
Statements of Public Citizen Experts
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For Immediate Release: 3/6/2019
TCEQ and EPA Must Answer for Their Willful Negligence in Monitoring Air Quality After Harvey
Statement of Adrian Shelley, Director, Public Citizen’s Texas Office
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For Immediate Release: 3/6/2019
2018 Annual Trade Data to Be Released Wednesday Likely to Show Highest-Ever U.S. Deficit with China, Highest NAFTA Deficit in a Decade
Grim Trade Balance Data Spotlights Imperative for Trump to Not Cave on China Trade Talks and to Work with House Democrats to Improve NAFTA Deal
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For Immediate Release: 3/6/2019
Trump’s Consumer Financial Protection Chief Faces Pivotal Moment
Statement of Bartlett Naylor, Financial Policy Advocate, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch Division
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For Immediate Release: 3/5/2019
Press Statement: Good Riddance to FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb
Scott Gottlieb was entangled in an unprecedented web of Big Pharma ties when he was nominated in 2017 to be FDA commissioner. Not surprisingly, his tenure as commissioner was marked by regulatory decision making regarding medications and medical devices that tilted further in favor of industry's financial interests rather than the interests of public health.
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For Immediate Release: 3/5/2019
Trump’s Declaration Prompts More Than Half a Million Opposition Petitions Opposing Nation’s Non-Emergency Declaration
Advocates Will Gather and Deliver Petitions to Lawmakers
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