Press Clips

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


CRITICS LINK BRIDGE SCANDAL TO PINELANDS PIPELINE PROJECT

From: Asbury Park Press

"Lloyd’s supporters say he still has not received any written notification from the State Ethic Commission, apart from the verbal command delivered from the…

WORRISOME FUTURE WITH FLORIDA WINNING RIGHT TO USE STATE WATER QUALITY STANDARDS

From: Bradenton Herald

"The Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility issued a report last summer that tabulated the Scott administration's record on enforcement of existing…

PINELANDS FIGHT OVER PIPELINE TO B.L. ENGLAND PLANT COMES TO HEAD

From: Press of Atlantic City

The investments, N.J. PEER Director Bill Wolfe said, create the appearance of a conflict of interest. Wolfe, who has been an outspoken opponent of the pipeline,…

FIGHTING A PIPELINE, BUT FEELING AND FEARING CHRISTIE’S INFLUENCE

From: The New York Times

Pity Gov. Chris Christie. He sounds so assertive, so obstreperous, so, so ... in charge. Then it turns out maybe he’s just another chief executive locked in…

MALIBU HIGH SCHOOL PRELIMINARY AIR TEST RESULTS BEING REVIEWED

From: Malibu Patch

"The results of preliminary air quality tests at Malibu High School were released Friday and are currently being reviewed by the Environmental Protection Agency,…

TEACHERS OPPOSE CLEAN-UP PLANS FOR SCHOOLS

From: Malibu Surfside News

"Malibu Middle, High School and Juan Cabrillo teachers are challenging the effectiveness, scope and integrity of the Santa Monica - Malibu Unified School…

SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT

From: Washington Monthly

There are sports franchise owners who, through civic-mindedness and steely pursuit of victory, win the admiration of their fans. Then there is Dan Snyder, owner…

CONSULTANT: NEW MALIBU HIGH PCB RESULTS BELOW STANDARDS FOR SCHOOLS BY DAVID MARK SIMPSON ON JANUARY 3, 2014 IN PUBLIC

From: Santa Monica Daily Press

Earlier this week, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), a Washington D.C.-based advocacy group, called for the district to fire Katchen,…

BATTLING OVER GAS PIPELINE IN THE PINELANDS

From: New Jersey Southbound

Bill Wolfe, a former employee of the NJDEP, argues that officials have not explored all of the issues at stake. “The risks are everything from fire and explosion…

JUDGE'S DECISION ENCOURAGES OFF-ROADERS; OCOTILLO WELLS SVRA TOPIC OF SATURDAY WORKSHOP

From: Ramona Sentinel

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) filed a lawsuit against California Department of Parks and Recreation that asserted the state agency has…