Press Clips

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


HAS AMERICA UNITES GONE TOO FAR?

From: The Malibu Times

"December marked a tough month for parent activist Jennifer deNicola and her group, America Unites for Kids (AU), which was dealt a blow in the U.S. District…

ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY IN THE CITIZEN: JAN. 11, 2016

From: The Citizen

 "Jan. 11, 2011

No more genetically…

WILL CALIFORNIA PLAY FAIR WITH TIRE CRUMB SYNTHETIC TURF?

From: QWERTY Media Resources

"'It should have been corrected a long time ago', toxicologist Suzanne Wuerthele told ESPN about the report she sent from her regional US/EPA office in…

THIS WEEK ON RING OF FIRE RADIO

"Jeff Ruch from Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility will tell us how the USDA suspended a top scientist for publishing research about adverse effects on monarch butterflies from widely-used…

ADVENTURE TRAILS STUCK IN NEUTRAL

From: The Sheet

"In its last regular meeting before the end of the year, the Inyo County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on the Eastern Sierra Adventure Trails Pilot Project…

CONSERVATIONISTS WORRY ABOUT GOLD BUTTE AS FEDS KEEP THEIR DISTANCE

From: Las Vegas Review-Journal

"As far as some conservationists are concerned, Oregon isn't the only place under occupation.

Bunkerville rancher Cliven Bundy and his well-armed…

PUBLIC LANDS - BUNDYS FUEL ROUND TWO OF SAGEBRUSH REBELLION

From: Greenwire

"It's all part of historic tensions that have "gone on in the West over land use," said Jeff Ruch, executive director of the government watchdog Public Employees…

ARE AFFECTIONATE TOURISTS HARMING ENDANGERED FLORIDA MANATEES

From: Dogonews

"Jeff Ruch, Executive Director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, says that touching was initially sanctioned to educate people about the animals…

CONTROVERSIAL FEDERAL GRAZING FEES NOT A GREAT DEAL FOR ANYONE

From: JPR

"Kristen Stade, with Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, says increasing grazing fees could help. “It’s certainly a situation where the BLM would fund…

FEAR FACTOR RISING FOR FEDERAL WORKERS AS REFUGE OCCUPATION GOES UNCHALLENGED

From: New York Times

"Jeff Ruch, who directs Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, sent a fresh note about an under-appreciated risk that’s building as long as federal…