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Patricia Kelmar
Director, Health Care Campaigns

Some consumers continue to be billed for COVID tests and vaccines. So let's get the story straight here.

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Henry Hintermeister
Creative Associate

It's illegal to void a product's warranty simply because it receives an "unauthorized" repair.

U.S. PIRG and Environment America went on a virtual road trip to discuss policies to combat the plastic pollution crisis

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Ed Mierzwinski
Senior Director, Federal Consumer Program

Yesterday the Senate Commerce Committee held an oversight hearing on strengthening the FTC's tools to protect consumers. Today it held a confirmation hearing for President Biden's nominee to the FTC, Professor Lina Khan. U.S. PIRG supports both. (Photo of sculptor "Michael Lantz's Man Controlling Trade" (outside the FTC) by Steve Fernie, Some Rights Reserved.)

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Patricia Kelmar
Director, Health Care Campaigns

 

Saturday, April 24, is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Millions of Americans stand on the wrong side of the digital divide. It’s time we fix that.

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Henry Hintermeister
Creative Associate

The United States is in need of an infrastructure overhaul.

When consumers don’t have time to wait for authorized repair, they shouldn’t be faulted for finding alternatives.

This blog is the second in a series examining policy solutions to the plastic pollution crisis that are proven and replicable. This section covers recycled content requirements.

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Henry Hintermeister
Creative Associate

In response to the worsening plastic waste crisis, federal lawmakers and advocates are championing legislation to cut our nation's plastic footprint down a size.