Press Clips

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


PUBLIC SECTOR ROUNDUP: COULD SEQUESTRATION REALLY HAPPEN?

From: Bloomberg BNA
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility said that state governments in recent years have broadened and improved their whistleblower laws protecting public sector…

EL DORADO COUNTY TAKES OVER RUBICON TRAIL EASEMENT

From: Modesto Bee
Karen Schambach of the Center for Sierra Nevada Conservation as well as Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility said she has no desire to see the trail closed. …

NEW RESEARCH SHOWS BARNEGAT BAY COULD BE DECLARED LEGALLY 'IMPAIRED'

From: Asbury Park Press
"Outside the hearing, Bill Wolfe of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility said state officials can adopt better standards for Barnegat Bay “any time they…

REPORT THAT LED RESEARCHERS INTO PROBLEM

From: French Tribune
Both the researchers involved in drowned polar bears report are having a hard time. Though federal investigation on Charles Monnett and Jeffrey Gleason is over, they are…

NPDES LITIGATION FLOODGATES SWING OPEN

From: Southwest Farm Press
he first of an expected barrage of legal actions by environmental groups regarding the new pesticide application permits was filed in Massachusetts. The Public Employees…

SCIENTIST ACCUSES OBAMA'S INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF MISCONDUCT

From: Mother Jones
Dr. Paul Houser, a hydrologist, has accused the DOI of "scientific and scholarly misconduct and reprisal," a complaint currently under investigation within the agency…. Public…

INVESTIGATION INTO CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT CONCLUDES, SCIENTISTS CLAIM PERSECUTION

From: Red Orbit
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), a watchdog group that is providing legal representation for Monnett, called the investigation a politically motivated…

POLAR BEAR SCIENTIST OPPOSED INDUSTRY RESEARCH INITIATIVE

From: Nature
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), a watchdog group based in Washington DC that is providing legal representation for Monnett, has called the investigation…

FEDS CONCLUDE PROBE OF POLAR BEAR SCIENTISTS

From: NPR
A federal investigation into two researchers who wrote a famous report on drowned polar bears is finally over, according to their lawyer. But the scientists still haven't been allowed…

DROWNED POLAR BEARS: PROBE OF ARCTIC SCIENTIST CONCLUDED

From: Alaska Dispatch
The report involving Monnett and Gleason "is circulating within the U.S. Department of Interior but is still unavailable to the two scientists who are its subjects," according…