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BLOG: 43 Steps for the Next Presidential Term

BLOG: 43 Steps for the Next Presidential Term

Restoring Science, Protecting the Public 43 Steps for the Next Presidential Term The selfless and talented scientists working for the federal government do arguably the most important research in the world, collecting and analyzing information about public health...

EPA Failing CDC Criteria for Re-Opening Offices

For Immediate Release:  Tuesday, June 9, 2020 Contact: Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org EPA Failing CDC Criteria for Re-Opening Offices No Regional Office Meets “Gating Criteria” or Ensures CDC Safeguards Washington, DC — Under White House...
PEERMail: 100,000 and Counting – A Grim Milestone

PEERMail: 100,000 and Counting – A Grim Milestone

As America passes a grim mortality milestone of 100,000 and counting for the COVID-19 pandemic, this immense and mounting death toll highlights the distressing extent of our national incapacity. Three aspects of our current situation stand out to me – Our inability to...

EPA COVID-19 Guidance Sows Employee Confusion   

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, April 22, 2020 Contact:  Kirsten Stade kstade@peer.org Superfund Inspectors Unsure about PPE and Other Key Health Issues Washington, DC — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is directing critical workers in its Superfund program...
PEER During the Pandemic (Updated Apr 10, 2020)

PEER During the Pandemic (Updated Apr 10, 2020)

The global impact of the COVID-19 pandemic will be enormous and irreversible. For us at PEER, there will be some big changes, while some things we are already doing will continue and expand. Here are some examples: Public Health Impacts PEER is currently representing...