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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: In Texas You Can Fight City Hall - Analysis: In Texas You Can Fight City Hall by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Sept. 28 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column click here . “Local” migh...both now and after the November election. Tom “Smitty” Smith, a colorful lobby
Analysis: In Texas You Can Fight City Hall - Analysis: In Texas You Can Fight City Hall by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Sept. 28 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column click here . “Local” migh...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
both now and after the November election. Tom “Smitty” Smith, a colorful lobbyist and liberal activist who turned Public Citizen Texas into a strong voice on environmental, utility, consumer and ethics issues, is hanging up his spurs after... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Fox News Should Tell the Truth About Climate ChangeFox executives and urge Fox to immediately begin to engage in unbiased journali
Fox News Should Tell the Truth About Climate Change
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 hours ago
Fox executives and urge Fox to immediately begin to engage in unbiased journalism on climate change. The letter was led by Public Citizen and Sierra Club and signed by 350.org, Animals Are Sentient Beings, Inc., Center for Media and Democracy,... Read more
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Newsmax
FDA Drug Reviewers Often Join Industry Laterabout the "revolving door" between government and industry aren't new. Accordi
FDA Drug Reviewers Often Join Industry Later
Newsmax / Posted 9 hours ago
about the "revolving door" between government and industry aren't new. According to Dr. Michael Carome, director of Public Citizen's health research group, "We've said for years ... that the FDA has grown too cozy with industry." Public... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Law allows organizations to buy EpiPens, but will they?about $600, significantly higher than in any other wealthy country, according t
Law allows organizations to buy EpiPens, but will they?
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
about $600, significantly higher than in any other wealthy country, according to a recent survey by the consumer group Public Citizen. The legislation was sponsored by Mylan, the manufacturer that acquired the rights to the EpiPen in 2007.... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Civil Rights, Faith, and Environmental Groups Urge Congress to Address Flint Lead Crisis before RecessWay People's Action PICO National Network Poverty & Race Research Action Cou
Civil Rights, Faith, and Environmental Groups Urge Congress to Address Flint Lead Crisis before Recess
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 days ago
Way People's Action PICO National Network Poverty & Race Research Action Council Progressive Congress Action Fund Public Citizen Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Coalition Restaurant Opportunities Centers United Service Employees... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: A Game of Chicken Between Texas Its Biggest School District - Analysis: A Game of Chicken Between Texas Its Biggest School District by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Sept. 26 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we p...both now and after the November election. Tom “Smitty” Smith, a colorful lobby
Analysis: A Game of Chicken Between Texas Its Biggest School District - Analysis: A Game of Chicken Between Texas Its Biggest School District by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Sept. 26 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we p...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
both now and after the November election. Tom “Smitty” Smith, a colorful lobbyist and liberal activist who turned Public Citizen Texas into a strong voice on environmental, utility, consumer and ethics issues, is hanging up his spurs after... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Wells Fargo's Other Victims (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)helpful reader called my attention to commentary about this by a couple of cons
Wells Fargo's Other Victims (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)
Arkansas Business / Posted 2 days ago
helpful reader called my attention to commentary about this by a couple of consumer advocates, Robert Weissman of Public Citizen and Lisa Donner of Americans for Financial Reform, that appeared last week in The Hill, an influential... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Analysis: Hold or Fold on Trump? Cruz Has 45 Days - Analysis: Hold or Fold on Trump? Cruz Has 45 Days by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Sept. 23 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column click here ...a happy close that preserves his political future. Tom “Smitty” Smith, a color
Analysis: Hold or Fold on Trump? Cruz Has 45 Days - Analysis: Hold or Fold on Trump? Cruz Has 45 Days by Ross Ramsey The Texas Tribune Sept. 23 2016 Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column click here ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
a happy close that preserves his political future. Tom “Smitty” Smith, a colorful lobbyist and liberal activist who turned Public Citizen Texas into a strong voice on environmental, utility, consumer and ethics issues, is hanging up his spurs after... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Patient Safety Threatened by HHS Refusal to Close Dangerous Loophole That Allows Health Care Providers to Evade Malpractice ReportingStatement of Dr. Michael Carome, Director, Public Citizen’s Health Research Gro
Patient Safety Threatened by HHS Refusal to Close Dangerous Loophole That Allows Health Care Providers to Evade Malpractice Reporting
CommonDreams.org / Posted 6 days ago
Statement of Dr. Michael Carome, Director, Public Citizen’s Health Research GroupNote: Late Wednesday, the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), a component the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), denied (PDF)... Read more
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NBC News
Wells Fargo customers could be blocked from courtroom justicethat arbitration clause," said Amanda Werner, arbitration campaign manager for
Wells Fargo customers could be blocked from courtroom justice
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
that arbitration clause," said Amanda Werner, arbitration campaign manager for the Americans for Financial Reform and Public Citizen. "We see things like this all the time," she said. Five years ago, a Supreme Court ruling said it was legal... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Republicans "Working The Ref" With War On IRSif Lerner was 'targeting' Crossroads, then so was the FEC, which got a formal c
Republicans "Working The Ref" With War On IRS
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
if Lerner was 'targeting' Crossroads, then so was the FEC, which got a formal complaint about the group from Public Citizen, said CLC senior counsel Paul S. Ryan in an interview with The Huffington Post. "'One of the things that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Lawmakers blast Mylan CEO over ‘sickening’ EpiPen price hikesof company profit. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price.
Lawmakers blast Mylan CEO over ‘sickening’ EpiPen price hikes
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
of company profit. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price. A recent analysis by the consumer watchdog Public Citizen found that an EpiPen two-pack costs $69 in the United Kingdom, $181.81 in Canada and $210.21 in... Read more
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Newsmax
Lawmakers Blast Mylan CEO Over 'Sickening' EpiPen Price Hikesof company profit. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price.
Lawmakers Blast Mylan CEO Over 'Sickening' EpiPen Price Hikes
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
of company profit. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price. A recent analysis by the consumer watchdog Public Citizen found that an EpiPen two-pack costs $69 in the United Kingdom, $181.81 in Canada and $210.21 in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increasescompany profits. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price.
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increases
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
company profits. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price. A recent analysis by the consumer watchdog Public Citizen found that an EpiPen two-pack costs US$69 in the United Kingdom, US$181.81 in Canada and US$210.21 in... Read more
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Reuters
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increasescompany profits. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price.
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increases
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
company profits. Critics say EpiPen would remain profitable at a lower price. A recent analysis by the consumer watchdog Public Citizen found that an EpiPen two-pack costs $69 in the United Kingdom, $181.81 in Canada and $210.21 in Germany. "The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Veteran Austin ethics cop will retirea legal aid volunteer in Kingsville, Smith worked as a legislative aide to stat
Veteran Austin ethics cop will retire
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
a legal aid volunteer in Kingsville, Smith worked as a legislative aide to state Rep. Al Price, D-Beaumont, before joining Public Citizen in 1985. Since then, he has been involved in a number of high-profile legislative battles over stricter ethics... Read more
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NBC News
Mylan CEO defends epic EpiPen price hike in senate hearingbecause it could - not because it needed to recover any cost of making the prod
Mylan CEO defends epic EpiPen price hike in senate hearing
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
because it could - not because it needed to recover any cost of making the product," said Robert Weissman, president of Public Citizen, a DC-based consumer advocacy non-profit, in a statement. Dominating the market for a life-saving drug Mylan... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Fans Help Perry Survive on Dancing With The Stars - The Brief: Fans Help Perry Survive on Dancing With The Stars by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 21 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry will live to dance another...Fry, Retiring After 31 Years, by Ross Ramsey — Tom “Smitty” Smith, a colorful l
The Brief: Fans Help Perry Survive on Dancing With The Stars - The Brief: Fans Help Perry Survive on Dancing With The Stars by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 21 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry will live to dance another...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Fry, Retiring After 31 Years, by Ross Ramsey — Tom “Smitty” Smith, a colorful lobbyist and liberal activist who turned Public Citizen Texas into a strong voice on environmental, utility, consumer and ethics issues, is hanging up his spurs after... Read more
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Deseret News
Lawyers: Searching Utah drug database should require warrantThe Utah case could set a precedent for states that don't require police to get
Lawyers: Searching Utah drug database should require warrant
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
The Utah case could set a precedent for states that don't require police to get a warrant, said Michelman, of the group Public Citizen. He compared putting names into the database without probable cause to kicking down people's doors and rifling... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Appeals court considers case of Unified Firefighters accused of taking painkillers(FOX 13 News) The two sued, and now the case has wound its way to the Denver-b
Appeals court considers case of Unified Firefighters accused of taking painkillers
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 8 days ago
(FOX 13 News) The two sued, and now the case has wound its way to the Denver-based appeals court. The advocacy group Public Citizen, which represents the two firefighters, argues that law enforcement should have obtained a warrant. The case... Read more
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The Hill
Why Wells Fargo got away with it for so longtrying to block the rule, but the Wells Fargo scandal shows exactly why the CFP
Why Wells Fargo got away with it for so long
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
trying to block the rule, but the Wells Fargo scandal shows exactly why the CFPB should prevail. Weissman is president of Public Citizen. Donner is executive director of Americans for Financial Reform. The views expressed by contributors are... Read more
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The News & Observer
What’s next for Wells Fargo after ‘image has been shattered’?Fargo likely lost the “special status” and “more positive brand image” it held
What’s next for Wells Fargo after ‘image has been shattered’?
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
Fargo likely lost the “special status” and “more positive brand image” it held among regulators. Consumer advocacy group Public Citizen announced Friday it has filed a shareholder proposal urging Wells Fargo to study the idea of breaking itself... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
What’s next for Wells Fargo after ‘image has been shattered’?Fargo likely lost the “special status” and “more positive brand image” it held
What’s next for Wells Fargo after ‘image has been shattered’?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
Fargo likely lost the “special status” and “more positive brand image” it held among regulators. Consumer advocacy group Public Citizen announced Friday it has filed a shareholder proposal urging Wells Fargo to study the idea of breaking itself... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
In-depth questions probe changes in contemporary societythe market for all ages to astonish, titillate, or gratify. Q: Why has the cha
In-depth questions probe changes in contemporary society
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
the market for all ages to astonish, titillate, or gratify. Q: Why has the change become so acceptable by Mr. and Mrs. Public Citizen? Can it be that anything subtly fed to a dumbed-down society will be accepted if it is doled out a little more... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
House committee launches investigation into Wells Fargo sales tacticsMoney" said he was fully accountable for the problems but does not plan to resi
House committee launches investigation into Wells Fargo sales tactics
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
Money" said he was fully accountable for the problems but does not plan to resign. Also Friday, the public interest group Public Citizen said it had filed a shareholder resolution with Wells Fargo asking the board of directors to study whether the... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Wells Fargo Is Too Big To ManageWASHINGTON - Public Citizen has filed a first-ever shareholder resolution (PDF)
Wells Fargo Is Too Big To Manage
CommonDreams.org / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON - Public Citizen has filed a first-ever shareholder resolution (PDF) at Wells Fargo calling for a breakup study in the wake of the bank’s massive fraud. The resolution, submitted Thursday by Bartlett Naylor, financial policy advocate for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US lawmakers to probe Wells Fargo over fake accountsWall Street Journal reported Wednesday that federal prosecutors had also opened
US lawmakers to probe Wells Fargo over fake accounts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that federal prosecutors had also opened a probe. The policy activist organization Public Citizen on Friday also announced it had lodged a shareholder resolution calling on Wells Fargo to explore the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
House committee launches investigation into Wells Fargo sales tacticsBrown oh Ohio, Jack Reed of Rhode Island, Bob Menendez of New Jersey and Jeff M
House committee launches investigation into Wells Fargo sales tactics
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
Brown oh Ohio, Jack Reed of Rhode Island, Bob Menendez of New Jersey and Jeff Merkley of Oregon. The public interest group Public Citizen said Friday it had filed a shareholder resolution with Wells Fargo asking the board of directors to study... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
House Committee Investigating Wells Fargo Over Millions of Fake Accountsdark, Warren also said that means “this is simply a bank that is too big to man
House Committee Investigating Wells Fargo Over Millions of Fake Accounts
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
dark, Warren also said that means “this is simply a bank that is too big to manage.” That’s precisely what activist group Public Citizen suggested in a shareholder resolution filed on Friday. Citing Wells Fargo’s “massive fraud,” the resolution... Read more
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Newsmax
Wells Fargo Faces Scrutiny Over Lack of Sales Scandal Disclosureof the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial
Wells Fargo Faces Scrutiny Over Lack of Sales Scandal Disclosure
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
of the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial policy analyst for consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, said he has filed a shareholder resolution calling on the bank to study breaking up its business in the wake... Read more
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Fortune
Wells Fargo Is Under Scrutiny for Not Disclosing the Fake Account Scandal to Investorsof the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial
Wells Fargo Is Under Scrutiny for Not Disclosing the Fake Account Scandal to Investors
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
of the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial policy analyst for consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, said he has filed a shareholder resolution calling on the bank to study breaking up its business in the wake... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wells Fargo faces scrutiny over lack of sales scandal disclosureof the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial
Wells Fargo faces scrutiny over lack of sales scandal disclosure
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
of the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial policy analyst for consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, said he has filed a shareholder resolution calling on the bank to study breaking up its business in the wake... Read more
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Reuters
Wells Fargo faces scrutiny over lack of sales scandal disclosureof the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial
Wells Fargo faces scrutiny over lack of sales scandal disclosure
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
of the recent scandal. In another, activist investor Bart Naylor, a financial policy analyst for consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, said he has filed a shareholder resolution calling on the bank to study breaking up its business in the wake... Read more
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Reuters
Activist Naylor calls on Wells Fargo to study breakupup its business in the wake of a fake accounts scandal. Naylor, a financial po
Activist Naylor calls on Wells Fargo to study breakup
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
up its business in the wake of a fake accounts scandal. Naylor, a financial policy analyst for consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, has submitted similar measures at other large banks in recent years. His latest calls on Wells Fargo's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Activist Naylor calls on Wells Fargo to study breakupup its business in the wake of a fake accounts scandal. Naylor, a financial po
Activist Naylor calls on Wells Fargo to study breakup
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
up its business in the wake of a fake accounts scandal. Naylor, a financial policy analyst for consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, has submitted similar measures at other large banks in recent years. His latest calls on Wells Fargo's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Justice Department is investigating Wells Fargo sales tacticsof the workers that The Times interviewed were highly successful employees. Ba
Justice Department is investigating Wells Fargo sales tactics
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
of the workers that The Times interviewed were highly successful employees. Bart Naylor, financial policy advocate for Public Citizen, a public interest group, said he welcomed news of a Justice Department investigation and that some... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Cheap Gas And Wind Power Are Making Coal Obsolete In Texas, One Group Saysand cheap gas makes coal power too expensive. That’s according to a new report
Cheap Gas And Wind Power Are Making Coal Obsolete In Texas, One Group Says
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
and cheap gas makes coal power too expensive. That’s according to a new report commissioned by the environmental group Public Citizen. “Changes in the energy markets and technology changes were basically rendering these plants unprofitable,”... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 workers for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125 million.model, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Ba
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 workers for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125 million.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
model, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Bart Naylor, a financial policy advocate for Public Citizen. "Or the bank is too big to manage, and folks high up don't even know that laws are being broken a few levels... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 workers for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125 million.model, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Ba
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 workers for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125 million.
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
model, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Bart Naylor, a financial policy advocate for Public Citizen. "Or the bank is too big to manage, and folks high up don't even know that laws are being broken a few levels... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Are Cheap Gas And More Wind Power Making Coal Obsolete?and cheap gas makes coal power too expensive. That’s according to a new report
Are Cheap Gas And More Wind Power Making Coal Obsolete?
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
and cheap gas makes coal power too expensive. That’s according to a new report commissioned by the environmental group Public Citizen. “Changes in the energy markets and technology changes were basically rendering these plants unprofitable,”... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hopkins asked to stop research involving residents working long hoursstudy, sponsorod in part by the National Institutes of Health, was supposed to
Hopkins asked to stop research involving residents working long hours
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
study, sponsorod in part by the National Institutes of Health, was supposed to end soon, but was extended for a year. Public Citizen, a consumer advocacy group, and the American Medical Student Association said the study is unethical because... Read more
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The Hill
Regulatory reform bill advances in Housetheir ability to reach the public through social media outlets like twitter,” A
Regulatory reform bill advances in House
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
their ability to reach the public through social media outlets like twitter,” Amit Narang, a regulatory policy advocate at Public Citizen, said in an email to The Hill. “The bill essentially censors agencies by blocking them from sharing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125Mmodel, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Ba
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125M
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
model, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Bart Naylor, a financial policy advocate for Public Citizen. "Or the bank is too big to manage, and folks high up don't even know that laws are being broken a few levels... Read more
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DMNews
What Can Halt Undisclosed Marketing on Social Media?requesting an investigation into celebrity influencer campaigns on Instagram th
What Can Halt Undisclosed Marketing on Social Media?
DMNews / Posted 15 days ago
requesting an investigation into celebrity influencer campaigns on Instagram that do not include proper ad disclosures. Public Citizen, the Center for Digital Democracy, Commercial Alert and the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood found 113... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Leahy's daughter lobbies Senate for Hollywoodsince Jackson joined the organization's lobbying team. Craig Holman, a campaig
Leahy's daughter lobbies Senate for Hollywood
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
since Jackson joined the organization's lobbying team. Craig Holman, a campaign finance and government ethics expert for Public Citizen, a watchdog organization, said current lobbying rules are too lenient and allow for inappropriate influence by... Read more
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USA Today
Clinton, Trump face fresh scrutiny on ethicsevery single unconstitutional executive order” Obama has signed. Lisa Gilbert
Clinton, Trump face fresh scrutiny on ethics
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
every single unconstitutional executive order” Obama has signed. Lisa Gilbert of the liberal-leaning watchdog group Public Citizen said she’s optimistic that the next president will follow Obama's lead. “It would be very hard from a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125Mmodel, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Ba
Wells Fargo fired 5,300 for improper sales push. The executive in charge is retiring with $125M
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
model, in which case lots of high ranking people need to go to prison," said Bart Naylor, a financial policy advocate for Public Citizen. "Or the bank is too big to manage, and folks high up don't even know that laws are being broken a few levels... Read more
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FOX News
Wells Fargo exec who headed unit involved in scandal due $125 million in retirementof business model, in which lots of high-ranking people need to go to prison,"
Wells Fargo exec who headed unit involved in scandal due $125 million in retirement
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
of business model, in which lots of high-ranking people need to go to prison," Bart Naylor, a financial policy advocate for Public Citizen, told The Washington Post. "Or the bank is too big to manage, and folks high up don’t even know that laws are... Read more
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Op-Ed News
"Free-trade" agreements promote a capitalist world governmentenvironment, human rights, health care, or the needs of the people. And that is
"Free-trade" agreements promote a capitalist world government
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
environment, human rights, health care, or the needs of the people. And that is why the TPP has got to be defeated." As Public Citizen explains, the TPP is "NAFTA on steroids" because it expands incentives for corporations to locate in foreign... Read more
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FOX Business
This Could Save Medicare at Least $16 Billion a Year, but the Agency Is Barred From Doing Itone simple thing: negotiating its own drug prices with drugmakers. Based on a
This Could Save Medicare at Least $16 Billion a Year, but the Agency Is Barred From Doing It
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
one simple thing: negotiating its own drug prices with drugmakers. Based on a study conducted by Carleton University and Public Citizen, Medicare could save $16 billion annually based on the $70 billion spent on prescription drugs in 2013. With... Read more
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