Press Clips

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


GROUP SUES FOR ACCESS TO SCIENTIFIC-INTEGRITY DOCUMENTS

From: E&E

“Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) says the agency failed to respond to a Freedom of Information Act request that sought research objectives and communications…

DNR POSTS PAVILION RELATED DOCUMENTS TO STATE PARK WEBSITE

From: Chesterton Tribune

“The final document is a letter, dated Oct. 5, 2017, from the Advisory Council of Historic Preservation (ACHP) to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility…

TRUMP PUTS PUBLIC, WORKERS AT RISK AS HE TRIES AGAIN TO ELIMINATE NATION’S CHEMICAL SAFETY AGENCY

From: Think Progress

“The United States averages more than 1,000 industrial chemical accidents each year, according to Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, a nonprofit…

WORK TO BEGIN NEXT MONTH IN NEXT PHASE OF STATE PARK PAVILION DEVELOPMENT

From: NWI Times

“He said a proposed glass enclosure on the roof and windows being replaced with balconies are significant architectural changes to the historic building. Sweeney said…

BUNDY REIGNS: FEDS STILL IGNORING ILLEGAL GRAZING

From: The District Sentinel

“The latest records were released Thursday by the watchdog group, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). They were obtained following…

CHAR-KOOSTA NEWS: BISON RANGE LAWSUIT SETTLED

From: Char-Koosta News

“The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has settled a lawsuit with Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) regarding the National Bison Range. The…

CAPE COD COYOTE HUNT SPURS DEBATE

From: Providence Journal

“In December, a Maryland-based nonprofit group called Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s…

NUMBER OF CRIMINAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROSECUTIONS KEEPS DROPPING

From: E&E News PM

“"The U.S. averages more than 1,000 major industrial chemical accidents every year," Jeff Ruch, executive director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility,…

TRUMP TO AGAIN PROPOSE ELIMINATING CHEMICAL SAFETY BOARD, OFFICIALS SAY

From: Bloomberg Businessweek

“"The U.S. averages more than 1,000 major industrial chemical accidents every year," Jeff Ruch, executive director of Public Employees for Environmental…

ENVIRONMENTALISTS AND FEDS REACH SETTLEMENT OVER BISON MANAGEMENT

From: Courthouse News Service

“Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) said “a new era may be dawning” over management of the National Bison Range in Moiese, Montana."