Press Clips

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


NONPROFIT ACCUSES USDA OF SCIENTIFIC CENSORSHIP

From: Courthouse News Service

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, or PEER, claims the USDA unfairly ignored its petition challenging the agency's 'scientific integrity…

BUCKING REPUBLICAN ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

From: Joplin Independent

"PEER will be representing Dr. Horowitz in fighting this impermissible politicization of the civil service."

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BOARD MOVES TO FIRE EMBATTLED MANAGING DIRECTOR

From: Greenwire

"The watchdog group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, which is representing Horowitz, released the documents today, calling them evidence of a…

CHEMICAL SAFETY BOARD PREPARES TO FIRE MANAGING DIRECTOR

From: Government Executive

"Daniel Horowitz...received notice on Nov. 16 of a proposed termination after being told to stay home one additional day after his leave was set to…

PEER SUES USDA TO END SCIENTIFIC CENSORSHIP

From: Corporate Crime Reporter

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Agriculture."

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PEER ACCUSES USDA OF CENSORSHIP

From: E&E News PM

"The watchdog group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility is suing the Department of Agriculture, alleging the agency has improperly censored its…

ENVIROS QUESTION COST OF ARCTIC SEABIRD REINTRODUCTION PLAN

From: E&E News PM

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility today raised concerns about the cost and analysis behind a Fish and Wildlife Service effort to reintroduce…

NAVY EXPANDS DOMESTIC WAR GAMES, DESPITE PUBLIC CONCERN OVER ALLEGED ILLEGALITIES

From: Truthout

"The very next day, on November 7, the Navy rejected a request made in Anchorage, Alaska, by Dr. Rick Steiner, a marine conservation biologist and board member…

IS THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT CAPABLE OF POLICING EXXONMOBIL REFINERY AND OTHER PLANTS?

From: Daily Breeze

"Neither the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Inspector General nor the nonprofit group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility appear…

USDA WHISTLEBLOWER TAKES THE HEAT FOR SPEAKING INCONVENIENT TRUTHS ABOUT PESTICIDES AND GMOS

From: Triple Pundit

"Lundgren’s case has been taken up by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which filed a whistleblower lawsuit on his behalf last year."