Press Clips

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


AMERICA UNITES CRITICIZES SMMUSD SPENDING

From: Malibu Surfside News

"America Unites, in conjunction with Washington D.C.-based whistle-blower group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), also criticized…

WHISTLE-BLOWER WINS FEDERAL RULING

From: Florida Today

"A federal judge ruled in favor of a employee who reported contracting improprieties at Canaveral National Seashore. A former employee at Canaveral National Seashore…

SANCTUARY PROPOSAL SEES EARLY OPPOSITION

From: The Bristol Bay Times

"The nomination, put forward by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, comes on the heels of the Obama administration's recent extension of an…

MALIBU GROUP SAYS DISTRICT IS WRONGFULLY SPENDING, REFUSING PCB REMEDIATION

From: The Malibu Times

"AU and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) are up in arms over SMMUSD continuing to fund the legal firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman.…

CITIZENS GROUP SUES THE PADDOCKS FOR CLEAN WATER VIOLATIONS

From: Nashville Post

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility alleges that the development has violated numerous conditions of its Aquatic Resources Alteration Permit issued…

BOARD FINDS CANAVERAL NATIONAL SEASHORE MANAGERS WRONGLY PUNISHED BIOLOGIST FOR WHISTLEBLOWING

From: National Parks Traveler

"While the matter was presented to the U.S. attorney, that office declined prosecution, according to Public Employees For Environmental Responsibility.…

AEB ASSEMBLY SAYS NO THANKS TO SANCTUARY PLOY

From: KDLG

"The idea, proposed last month by an NGO called Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, or PEER, would put more than a half million square nautical miles under…

AEB ASSEMBLY PASSES RESOLUTION OPPOSING NOMINATION FOR ALEUTIAN ISLANDS MARINE SANCTUARY

From: Stories In The News

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) and several environmental organizations submitted the nomination. The proposed sanctuary would encompass…

DOES YOSEMITE REALLY NEED $435,000 OF MILITARY EQUIPMENT?

From: Outside

"Attacks and threats against federal employees in parks, wildlife refuges, and marine sanctuaries increased 40 percent from 2011 to 2012, according to a Public Employees…

WHAT OTHERS SAY: SAY NO TO AN ALEUTIAN ISLANDS SANCTUARY

From: Peninsula Clarion

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility submitted a nomination to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for a marine sanctuary around…