Press Clips

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


BLM REPORT: PUBLIC LANDS RANCHING FAILS RANGELAND HEALTH STANDARDS ON A THIRD OF RANGELANDS ASSESSED, 33 MILLION ACRES

From: The Wildlife News
Last November, PEER filed a scientific integrity complaint that BLM had directed scientists to exclude livestock grazing as a factor in changing landscapes as part of…

NEW JERSEY COMMUNITY DEVASTATED BY CONTAMINATED WATER

From: Fox News
Pompton Lakes residents plea for more to be done to rid lake of poisonous DuPont chemicals more . . . 

FIGURE IN BROKERAGE FAILURE OUT AS ADVISER TO EPA

From: Washington Times
“In Abelow, you have a Wall Street executive who just presided over the disappearance of $1 billion in investor funds purporting to help guide federal infrastructure…

EPA CHEMIST WHO EXPOSED TOXIC 9/11 DUST REINSTATED

From: Mesothelioma.com
Cate Jenkins was reinstated in her former position as a chemist with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) after blowing the whistle on the government…

SACKED EPA CHEMIST WINS JOB BACK

From: RSC
Jenkins, who worked for the EPA for more than 30 years, was fired after being accused of threatening her supervisor. But her attorney, Paula Dinerstein, says that the claim is utterly…

INSIDER: EPA LIED ABOUT WTC AIR

From: CBS News
In an exclusive interview, Cate Jenkins. Ph.D., tells The Early Show national correspondent Tracy Smith that wasn't so, and EPA officials knew it, but covered up the truth.

MIKE MCQUEARY'S WHISTLEBLOWER CASE AGAINST PENN STATE COULD BE "TRICKY," EXPERTS SAY

From: CBS News
According to a 2011 analysis by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, 40 states have strengthened their whistleblower protection laws since 2006, and Moberly points…

CATE JENKINS, CYNTHIA MCKINNEY AND OTHER PATRIOTS

From: WOT on Earth
One of these professional, honest scientists is Dr. Cate Jenkins. She has worked at the EPA for over 30 years, a very diminutive person and also a survivor of polio. When…

E.P.A. CHEMIST WHO WARNED OF GROUND ZERO DUST IS REINSTATED

From: The New York Times
But Paula Dinerstein, a lawyer for Dr. Jenkins, said Tuesday that the ruling vindicated her client indirectly. “I think it shows to us that the agency was trying to…

EPA WHISTLEBLOWER GETS JOB BACK

From: Alan Colmes
It was also a rare victory for whistleblowers, said lawyer Paula Dinerstein. “This doesn’t happen that often.” Being a whistleblower requires courage and the ability to speak…