Press Clips

Following are recent press clips from national publications that relate to PEER issues, campaigns and news releases.


USDA INSPECTOR GENERAL MAY SURVEY AGENCY SCIENTISTS ABOUT CENSORSHIP

From: Agri-Pulse

"In April, environmental and food safety groups asked the IG to investigate the pesticide/neonic censorship allegations, following a report from Public Employees for…

COMPLIANCE ASSISTANCE VS PUNISHMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTE REGULATIONS IN FLORIDA

From: HazMat

"A report prepared by the Florida chapter of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) claims that the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)…

TWO YEARS AFTER BUNDY RANCH STANDOFF, CLIVEN BUNDY REUNITES WITH HIS SONS - IN JAIL

From: Washington Post

"Jeff Ruch, executive director of the nonprofit watchdog group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, told The Washington Post recently that the way…

FEDS SAY CLIVEN BUNDY USED DECEIT TO INCITE SUPPORTERS TO TAKE UP ARMS

From: The Salt Lake Tribune

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility last year had criticized the Department of Justice for failing to prosecute those behind the standoff…

LAKE COUNTY RESIDENTS UNHAPPY OVER POTENTIAL BISON TRAIL TRANSFER

From: ABC Fox Montana

"Residents of Lake County are speaking up against new legislation that would transfer ownership of a popular refuge system."

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NEW WEST NEWS: OWNERSHIP OF NATIONAL BISON RANGE COULD POTENTIALLY CHANGE HANDS

From: New West

"The move met opposition from the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility coalition, who fear transferring the Bison Range could lead to other wildlife refugees…

FWS WILL CONSIDER TRANSFERRING NATIONAL BISON RANGE TO LOCAL INDIAN TRIBES

From: Billings Gazette

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, which has strongly opposed any tribal involvement at the Bison Range, warned again Monday that 18 other U.S.…

AGENCY MAY TRANSFER BISON RANGE TO TRIBES

From: Daily Inter Lake.Com

"“There’s a long, fairly recent history of having the tribes co-manage it that has been unsuccessful,” Ruch said in an interview Tuesday. “In this case they’re…

PCB AT FOREFRONT OF SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

From: Malibu Surfside News

"Last month, a U.S. District Court judge levied heavy sanctions on AU and Pubic Employees for Environmental Responsibility. One sanction stated that neither…

REFUGES - WATCHDOG SLAMS FWS PLAN TO GIVE BACK TRIBAL LANDS

From: Greenwire

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility today raised concerns about the Fish and Wildlife Service's plan to push for the transfer of national wildlife refuge…