Press Clips

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


ENVIRONMENTALISTS SLAM STATE RESPONSE TO PAULSBORO OIL SPILL

From: West Deptford Patch
That close proximity to the school, as well as the rest of the community, was something that also concerned Bill Wolfe, a former planner and policy analyst with the…

THE RECORD: CLEANUP CONTINUES

From: NorthJersey.com
The latest chapter in this toxic saga has the federal Environmental Protection Agency putting the kibosh on plans by the chemical giant to dredge 26 acres of Pompton Lake…

U.S. MAY SINK ITS TSUNAMI WARNING SYSTEM

From: Central Valley Business Times
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration may curtail support for its ocean-based tsunami warning system, according to an analysis of NOAA’s proposed…

GROUP FINDS SITE OF FORMER HAMMONTON DRY CLEANER OVERLOOKED FOR SUPERFUND DESIGNATION

From: Press of Altantic City
New information, obtained by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, or PEER, through a lawsuit it filed against the Environmental Protection Agency,…

WHITE HOUSE REFUSES TO REVEAL TIES WITH MONSANTO

From: RT
The US-based non-profit group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) is demanding that the White House comply with a FOIA request for information that might link…

WHITE HOUSE REFUSES TO REVEAL TIES WITH MONSANTO

From: Digital Journal
Public Employees for Environment Responsibility (PEER), a US-based non-profit group demands that the White House comply with a request for information that could link…

SOUTH COAST RAIL PROJECT ON TRACK, SAYS MANAGER

From: Wicked Local
Kyla Bennett of Easton, New England director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, asked Fox why the state was spending money on mitigation when the Army…

POMPTON LAKE DREDGING DELAYED

From: NJ Spotlight
While the association is "excited" about the dredging delay, "we're still skeptical about the actual plan," Patterson said. She credited "public pressure," especially outreach…

EPA POSTPONES POMPTON LAKE DREDGING AFTER HEIGHTENED CRITICISM

From: New Jersey Newsroom
In recent years, Riggiola noted the residents have found allies among environmental groups including the Edison Wetlands Association and Public Employees for Environmental…

CLIMATE SCIENCE LEGAL DEFENSE FUND FLIPS THE THEME OF HEARTLAND’S LETTER

From: Planetsave
As I’ve noted in two posts so far, the Heartland Institute’s complete hypocrisy in the midst of its own documents being leaked is hard not to notice. Well, I think Public Employees…