Tell Congress: No on Fast Track!

Tell your representatives and senators to vote no on fast-tracking huge "trade" deals that threaten our health, safety, and jobs.

Pipeline Spill Showcases Keystone XL Risks

An oil pipeline leak in Montana highlights the risk of building pipelines like Keystone XL near water sources.

End Tax Haven Abuse, Boost Resources for Unmet Needs

The Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act would close offshore tax loopholes and generate needed resources.

Tackling Methane to Curb Climate Change

A recently announced plan would reduce U.S. methane emissions and combat climate change.

Kids in Danger Zones

One in three U.S. schoolchildren face the risk of chemical catastrophe. Learn more!

Fleecing Uncle Sam

Seven of America's 30 largest corporations paid their CEOs more last year than they paid in federal income taxes. Learn more inside!

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Jan 29, 2015

Settlement in Public Interest Lawsuit Should Improve Fracking Disclosure in Wyoming

Drilling companies nationwide have been keeping the identities of many fracking chemicals a secret by simply stamping them "confidential business ...

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Jan 27, 2015

Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Bill Promotes Big Industry Interests in the Guise of Helping Small Business

Under the cynical guise of helping small businesses, on Jan. 27, the House Judiciary Committee will mark up, and ...

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Jan 27, 2015

State and Local Taxes Fall More Heavily on Lower-Income Americans

The wealthiest one percent of households – those with an annual income of at least $419,000 a year – pay half the tax rate of households earning less than $18,000, a new report by ...

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Jan 27, 2015

Toxic Industrial Releases Rose 14 Percent in 2013, Primarily Due to Metal Mining Wastes

Data from the Toxics Release Inventory released last month reveals significant increases in toxic pollution across the country in 2013. ...

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Fleecing Uncle Sam

Seven of America's 30 largest corporations paid their CEOs more last year than they paid in federal income taxes.

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Kids in Danger Zones

One in every three schoolchildren in America today attends a school within the vulnerability zone of a hazardous chemical facility. We value our children and do everything we can to keep them safe. Yet, one area that has proved surprisingly ...

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The Benefits of Public Protections: Ten Rules That Save Lives and Protect the Environment

This report examines the public health, worker safety, and environmental benefits projected from ten ...

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