• Corporate political spending disclosure rule can proceed despite omnibus rider

    The SEC can work on a rule requiring corporate disclosure of political spending despite a policy rider contained in the omnibus budget.

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  • Legislative provision: A windfall for Pharma, false 'cure’ for patients

    Just one provision in the 21st Century Cures Act could cost U.S. taxpayers, private insurers and patients $12 billion over 10 years, according to a new Public Citizen analysis.

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  • Why did FDA nominee allow harmful device in experiment?

    A device used in a clinical trial that was overseen by FDA nominee Robert Califf is linked to thousands of reports of injuries and malfunctions, according to a new Public Citizen analysis.

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  • Major American corporations have abusive, unfair contracts

    American Express, General Electric, JPMorgan Chase, Sears, Citigroup, Toyota and Discover should protect the legal rights of their customers and workers by removing arbitration clauses in their contracts, Public Citizen and 30 groups said in a letter.

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  • Report bolsters Public Citizen's lawsuit against FEC over Crossroads

    The Federal Election Commission released a report that weighs strongly in favor of Public Citizen in the lawsuit Public Citizen v. FEC. The report indicates that Public Citizen likely is correct in contending that Crossroads GPS is a political organization masquerading as a policy-focused nonprofit.

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