Press Clips

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


NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON HAS SOME CHOICE WORDS FOR ANYONE WHO VOTES FOR A CLIMATE DENIER

From: Think Progress

"Since that piece came out, more reports have come out claiming that the banextended to other agencies in Florida. A report from Public Employees for Environmental…

LAWSUIT DEMANDS MALIBU SCHOOLS REMOVE CONTAMINATED CAULK

From: SF Gate

"Parents and teachers at a California school district where celebrities including Cindy Crawford removed their children over fears about PCBs filed a lawsuit Monday demanding…

PCB LAWSUIT FILED TODAY AGAINST SCHOOL DISTRICT

From: The Malibu Times

"America Unites For Kids (formerly Malibu Unites) and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) today filed a lawsuit against the Santa Monica-Malibu…

CITIZEN'S LAWSUIT ALLEGES PCB CONTAMINATION IN MALIBU CLASSROOMS

From: Santa Monica Mirror

"A citizen's lawsuit filed today accuses Malibu school officials of violating the federal Toxic Substances Control Act by failing to decontaminate the city's…

LAWSUIT ALLEGES TOXIC CONTAMINATION IN MALIBU CLASSROOMS

From: My News LA

"“The district had ample notice and more than ample opportunity to avoid litigation but has not moved a step toward complying with the law to insure safety for students…

SCHOOL DISTRICT FAILS TO PROTECT STUDENTS AND STAFF FROM CARCINOGEN IN MALIBU SCHOOLS, SUIT ALLEGES

From: Santa Monica Patch

"A citizen’s lawsuit filed today accuses Malibu school officials of violating the federal Toxic Substances Control Act by failing to decontaminate the city’s…

FLORIDA EMPLOYEE SAYS ‘CLIMATE CHANGE,’ HAS TO WRITE ‘SCIENCE IS A LIE’ 10,000 TIMES

From: Wonkette

"A press release by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility says Barton Bibler, a Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) employee, was reprimanded…

FLORIDA REPRIMANDS ANOTHER STATE EMPLOYEE FOR 'CLIMATE CHANGE'; GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT DISPLAYS CONTINUES SKEPTICISM OVER IT

From: Yibada

"Florida Governor Rick Scott and officials have repeatedly denied allegations of existing policies of prohibiting the use of "global warming" and "climate change." However,…

FLORIDA ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION EMPLOYEE’S MENTAL HEALTH QUESTIONED AFTER MENTIONING CLIMATE CHANGE IN A MEETING SUMMARY

From: AllGov

"Barton Bibler is a Land Management Plan Coordinator in Florida’s Division of State Lands. After a Florida Coastal Managers Forum, Bibler turned in a meeting summary that…

ACTIVISTS WANT PROBE OF ALLEGED FLORIDA 'CLIMATE CHANGE' WORD BAN

From: Big News Network

"The Florida chapter of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) said the DEP's decision to discipline the worker is another indication that allegations…