Press Clips

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


NEWSTRACK - EFFIGY MOUNDS STILL TO TACKLE BOARDWALKS

From: The Gazette

"The admission came after two National Park Service critics — members of the Friends of Effigy Mounds and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility —…

DEP DEPUTY ADMINISTRATOR MAY LACK ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERIENCE, BUT IS AN EXPERT IN HUNTING

From: Tampa Bay Times

""He must have been brought in to oversee the introduction of hunting to the state parks," said Jerry Phillips, a former DEP attorney who heads up the Florida…

INTRIGUE AT THE TOP OF THE US'S CHEMICAL SAFETY BOARD

From: Chemistry World

"The Public Employees for Environmental Research (Peer), a non-profit environmental protection organisation that will provide legal representation for Horowitz…

TURF WARS: HOW SAFE ARE THE FIELDS WHERE WE PLAY?

From: ESPNW

""I kept asking people, 'Don't you guys think it's weird?' Does someone think it's weird that all these goalkeepers have cancer ... and there are only one or two per…

CHEMICAL SAFETY BOARD MOVES TO FIRE TWO TOP STAFF

From: Chemical & Engineering News

"The letter was released by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), a watchdog group that is representing Horowitz, a 15-year…

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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