Citizen Health & Safety
At its most basic, effective government protects the health, safety, and prosperity of its populace. We advocate for commonsense standards and safeguards, revised to conform to the most up-to-date scientific evidence, adopted in a timely manner, and broadly and effectively enforced – to ensure the quality of our air and water and the safety of food, drugs, consumer products, and workers.
Forget about feeling “like a room without a roof,” or whatever that “happy” song says. If you want to know “what happiness is to you,” try living in a social democracy. ...read in full
Preventable foodborne diseases cause thousands of illnesses and deaths in the United States every year. Coupled with this pain and ...read in full
UPDATE (Oct. 3, 2014): On Sept. 29, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved Dominion Resources $3.8 billion expansion of its ...read in full
This report examines the public health, worker safety, and environmental benefits projected from ten ...read in full
In recent years, special interests and their allies in Congress have pushed a number of dangerous ...read in full