Press Clips

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


PA. WON'T TRY CONTROVERSIAL MINEFILL REPORT AUTHOR

From: Times News

"In December 2010, Gadinski and the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility asked the state auditor general's office to do a performance audit to determine…

HOPI - GOLDEN EAGLE UPDATE FOR 2013 JULY 10, 2014

From: Fly Rod & Reel

"On May 30, 2014 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) released to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) the 2013 Hopi Tribe eagle and hawk…

FEDERAL AGENCY ERASED DATA TO HIDE MISMANAGEMENT OF NATIVE AMERICAN REMAINS, SAYS WHISTLEBLOWER

From: Boing Boing

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a watchdog group, is calling for the investigation to be expanded to cover more U.S. agencies, and more regions…

SCIENTIFIC INTEGRITY AND WHISTLEBLOWER RETALIATION PROBLEM AT FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE

From: Climate Science Watch

"U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe, an Obama political appointee, has failed to act and refuses to provide relevant documents on findings…

CITIZENS ASK EPA TO REJECT TDEC’S WATER QUALITY RULES

From: Columbia Daily Herald

"Citizens groups protesting the rules include the Tennessee Clean Water Network, Harpeth River Watershed Association, Tennessee Nature Conservancy, Obed…

CRITICS MAKE LAST PITCH AGAINST NJ COASTAL RULES

From: Asbury Park Press

"“We’re the only state in the Northeast that doesn’t have a (climate) adaptation plan,” said Bill Wolfe of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility,…

FINAL HEARING HELD ON NEW COASTAL DEVELOPMENT RULES

From: NBC 40

""This proposal will make all the bay's problems worse. It does nothing to address the underlying flaws,” said Bill Wolfe, Director of the New Jersey Public Employees for…

AGENCY ACCUSED OF VIOLATING LAW ON REMAINS, RELICS

From: San Francisco Chronicle

"The watchdog group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility told The Associated Press on Wednesday that it hopes the inquiry will be expanded…

IS SCOTT TOO LATE OR JUST IN TIME ON INDIAN RIVER LAGOON ISSUES?

From: TCPalm

"DEP streamlined its permitting process, allowing businesses to acquire permits faster. Fewer steps means less oversight, said Jerry Phillips, a former DEP enforcement…

IN CHEVRON FIRE'S WAKE, DISSENSION PLAGUES OVERSIGHT AGENCY

From: San Francisco Chronicle

"Jeff Ruch, head of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a watchdog group for workers in regulatory agencies, said the safety board's turmoil…