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  January 2007

Wednesday, January 31

  • 3:39 PM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation: Surveillance of Soldiers' Blogs Sparks EFF Lawsuit

  • 3:09 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights and Other Groups Issue Open Letter Warning of Illegality of Any Offensive Military Action by US against Iran

  • 3:09 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Introduces Iraq Redeployment Act of 2007

  • 3:09 PM
    Sierra Club, Congressmen, Dr. James Hansen, Energy Experts Unveil Energy Report

  • 2:54 PM
    Environmental Defense: Response to Agriculture Secretary Johanns' Report on Bush Administration's Farm Bill Proposals

  • 1:52 PM
    Public Citizen Dismisses FEMA Lawsuit After Securing Relief for Victims of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

  • 1:31 PM
    AFL-CIO President John Sweeney on President Bush's Call to Extend Trade Promotion Authority

  • 1:23 PM
    Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights under Law Applauds Obama and Schumer Bill to Prevent Voter Intimidation and Deceptive Practices

  • 1:22 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union: Court Must Protect Americans from President’s Unchecked Spying

  • 1:22 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union Applauds Panel’s Probe into Administration’s Power Grab: House Judiciary Hearing Examines Presidential Signing Statements

  • 12:06 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Recommends Avoiding Fried Foods at Burger King & McDonald's Until Frying Oil No Longer Partially Hydrogenated

  • 12:05 PM
    Service Employees International Union: Former NC Senator John Edwards to Walk In Our Shoes

  • 10:05 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): EPA Library System in Shambles

  • 10:05 AM
    Center for Constitutional Rights / National Lawyers Guild / ACLU of Southern California: Judge Throws out Charges in "Los Angeles 8" Case

  • 9:10 AM
    Sustainable Energy Network: 100+ Groups/Businesses Tell Bush -- "Nuclear Power is Not 'Renewable'"


    Tuesday, January 30

  • 4:03 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: "Green Budget” Calls for Restoration of Vital Conservation Program Funding

  • 4:01 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research: Congress Saves Key Census Survey from Chopping Block

  • 3:49 PM
    Common Cause: Pingree to Leave Common Cause to Pursue Possible Run for Congress

  • 3:48 PM
    Consumers Union: FDA’s Response to Drug Safety Critique Falls Short

  • 3:46 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: New Report Card Brings Sinking Federal Ocean Policy to Surface

  • 3:46 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: California Recognized as Pioneer of Ocean Conservation

  • 3:33 PM
    Earthjustice: Court Faults EPA Approval of Field Burning in Idaho

  • 2:18 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): New Jersey Floats Development Schemes on Clean Water Funds

  • 2:18 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Florida Lab Manager Blamed for Data Showing High Pollution

  • 12:05 PM
    Sierra Club: A New, Green Vision for Trade is Needed, Conservation Groups Say

  • 10:03 AM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: Investigation Reveals Widespread Suppression of Federal Climate Science Research Survey, Interviews Show Federal Scientists Being Pressured by Political Appointees

  • 9:59 AM
    Public Citizen: NRC Votes Against Requiring Reactors to Be Protected From Air Attacks Or A Large Number of Attackers

  • 6:30 AM
    Business for Shared Prosperity: Business Owners From Every State Say Higher Minimum Wage Helps Business

  • 6:25 AM
    Defend The Press Coalition: Statement from Sarah Olson in reaction to announcement that Army is dropping subpoena against her in the US v Watada Court-Martial

  • 5:31 AM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Staying Inside the Beltway


    Monday, January 29

  • 3:07 PM
    Doctors Without Borders: Quarter of a Million People Urge Novartis To Drop Case Against India

  • 12:19 PM
    Public Citizen: NRC Votes Against Requiring Reactors to Be Protected From Air Attacks Or A Large Number of Attackers

  • 12:04 PM
    Defenders of Wildlife: Bush Effort to Exempt National Forest Management Plans from Environmental Review Challenged

  • 10:49 AM
    Environmental Defense: On Eve of USDA's Farm Bill Proposal, Group Proposes Dozen Fresh Ideas for Farm and Food Policy

  • 10:49 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: US Park Police Officers Raise Alarm on Safety and Terrorism

  • 10:48 AM
    Doctors Without Borders: Darfur: Populations Displaced by Violence Remain Isolated and Deprived of Assistance

  • 10:48 AM
    Violence Policy Center: Pennsylvania Leads Nation in Per Capita Rate of Black Homicide Victimization

  • 10:48 AM
    Defenders of Wildlife: Gray Wolf to Be Removed From Endangered Species List

  • 10:37 AM
    Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: Contrary to Administration's Claim, U.S. Lags Behind the World In Supporting and Implementing Tobacco Treaty

  • 10:37 AM
    Brave New Films: New Short Film Released via the Internet Reveals Truth about Senator John McCain

  • 1:32 PM
    Sierra Club: Clean Energy Experts Release New Roadmap to Curb Global Warming

  • 1:29 PM
    Human Rights Watch: United States: Cut Off Cluster Munition Sales to Israel

  • 1:29 PM
    CODEPINK: To Hillary re Iraq: If You're in to Win, Stop the Spin


    Thursday, January 25

  • 2:31 PM
    School of the Americas Watch: Human Rights Activists face Prison for Opposing School of the Americas

  • 2:03 PM
    Senator Bernie Sanders Offers Amendment to Combat Poverty in America to the Minimum Wage Bill

  • 12:01 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research: Union Rates Fall in 2006, Drop in Manufacturing

  • 10:45 AM
    Military Families Speak Out Travel from 31 States to Participate in January 27th March on Washington

  • 10:15 AM
    Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood: to President Bush: Luring Babies to Screens is Not Heroic

  • 5:15 AM
    Greenpeace: Launch of a Comprehensive Global Energy Strategy Sets out a Blueprint for Tackling Climate Change


    Wednesday, January 24

  • 5:10 PM
    AFL-CIO President John Sweeney on President Bush's Health Care Proposal

  • 4:31 PM
    National Organization for Women: Bottom Line: Low Minimum Wage Means Millions of Working Poor

  • 3:09 PM
    Public Citizen: A Consumer’s Guide to the 2007 State of the Union Address

  • 2:46 PM
    National Organization for Women on Bush's State of the Union Speech: Careful Words Obscure Old Agenda

  • 2:40 PM
    Free Press: Slap on the Wrist Won’t Stop Payola

  • 2:09 PM
    ACORN: Community Leaders React to the State of the Union Address

  • 1:52 AM
    Cancer Patients Aid Association: Drug Company Novartis nominated for Public Eye Award, which recognizes poor behavior by multinational corporations, because of its challenge over cancer drug Gleevec in India

  • 1:24 PM
    Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights under Law: Lawyers' Committee Co-Host Open House to Unveil Environment Friendly Housing in Hurricane Devastated Area

  • 1:15 PM
    National Organization for Women Calls for End to War in Iraq, Ready to March on Saturday

  • 1:08 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: Strong Actions Needed After Bush’s Warning on Global Warming

  • 1:08 PM
    Earthjustice Statement on President Bush's State of the Union Address

  • 12:54 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Legal Bid to Ban Wildlife Poisons

  • 12:37 PM
    Consumers Union: Consumer Groups Call on Congress to Reject Airline Mergers

  • 12:07 PM
    Worldwatch Institute: State of the Union Falls Short on Energy

  • 12:01 PM
    Peace Action: No More Chances for this President and his War

  • 11:02 AM
    National Priorities: More Troops, More Dollars

  • 9:27 AM
    Center for Media and Democracy: 'Defend the Press' Organizes to Support Reporter Sarah Olson, Subpoenaed in Court Martial of Ehren Watada

  • 7:01 AM
    United for Peace and Justice: Antiwar Movement to Respond to Bush's State of Union Speech


    Tuesday, January 23

  • 2:31 PM
    Families USA: Bush Health Proposal in State of the Union Message Won't Make Insurance Affordable

  • 1:50 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: State of the Union · War · Oil · Healthcare · Immigration · Education

  • 1:14 PM
    Human Rights Watch: EU Governments Directly Undermine Torture Ban

  • 12:48 PM
    Progressive Democrats of America Join Antiwar March and Lobby Day in DC

  • 12:43 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Cosponsors Effort to Strengthen U.S. Presence in Afghanistan

  • 10:52 AM
    Businesses for a Fair Minimum Wage: As Senate Begins Minimum Wage Debate, Business Leaders Say Low Miniumum Wage Hurts Business

  • 10:06 AM
    Military Families Speak Out Available to Respond to President Bush's State of the Union Address and Comment on the January 27th March on Washington

  • 9:46 AM
    Families USA: Annual Health Care Advocacy Conference January 25-27 Will Bring Together Key Members of Congress and Hundreds of Consumer Health Advocates

  • 6:00 AM
    Security Policy Working Group: Experts Release U.S. Security FY08 Budget Report Card

  • 6:00 AM
    Free Josh Wolf: Attorneys for Jailed Journalist File Motion Demanding His Release


    Monday, January 22

  • 3:34 PM
    AFL-CIO President John Sweeney Urges the Senate to Pass a 'Clean' Minimum Wage Raise

  • 3:34 PM
    Environmental Defense: Leading Companies Call For Bold Action on Global Warming

  • 2:48 PM
    Americans United for the Separation of Church and State: Student Religious Group That Discriminates Should Not Get Public Funding, Americans United Tells Appellate Court

  • 2:33 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington: DOJ IG Vindicates CREW's Conduct in Foley Matter

  • 2:01 PM
    Service Employees International Union: President of Nation's Largest Health Care Union Meets With HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt

  • 1:17 PM
    NARAL: Wal-Mart Takes Step to End Discriminatory Policy; Will Now Include Birth Control in Insurance Plan

  • 11:46 AM
    American Civil Liberties Union and Center for National Security Studies Seek Records on Warrantless Mail Surveillance

  • 11:16 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: EPA Okays "Cause Marketing" Labels for Pesticides and Poisons

  • 10:30 AM
    Center for Defense Information: Expert Analysis calls China Anti-Satellite Test Provocative and Irresponsible

  • 10:15 AM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: Major Businesses and Environmental Leaders Unite to Call for Swift Action on Global Climate Change

  • 10:15 AM
    Sierra Club Applauds New House Committee on Energy/Global Warming

  • 8:01 AM
    United for Peace & Justice: Antiwar Movement to Respond to Bush's State of Union Speech


    Friday, January 19

  • 2:54 PM
    Amnesty International: Turkey: Turkish-Armenian Journalist Murdered

  • 2:40 PM
    Food and Water Watch: Congress Must Invest in America’s Water to Keep it Clean and Safe

  • 2:24 PM
    Center for Public Integrity: AT&T, Verizon Intervene in Center's Lawsuit Against FCC

  • 2:09 PM
    Citizens for Tax Justice: Senate Finance Committee to Attach Tax Small Business Tax Breaks to Minimum Wage Hike - But at Least They'd Be Paid For

  • 2:04 PM
    NOW: The National Organization for Women Marks the 34th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

  • 1:55 PM
    League of Women Voters: Commends Senate Action on Ethics Reform

  • 1:54 PM
    Common Cause: Senate Adopts Stronger Ethics and Lobbying Rules; A Significant Step Away from Corruption

  • 1:38 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Pending Iraq Oil Law

  • 1:38 PM
    Public Citizen Applauds House Vote to Repeal $14 Billion in Oil Subsidies

  • 8:24 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: The Internet: Democracy or Ad System?

  • 6:00 AM
    ACORN: Poor Americans Missing Billions in EITC Tax Benefits; ACORN Will Educate and Provide Free Tax Service to Low-Income Families


    Thursday, January 18

  • 3:38 PM
    Food and Water Watch: Starbucks Should Hold The Hormones In All 50 States

  • 3:22 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Interior Department Leaves Bison Range Employees in the Dark

  • 3:21 PM
    Public Citizen: Senate Republicans Trying – Again – to Kill Lobbying and Ethics Reform Bill

  • 3:06 PM
    Earth Island Institute: Dominican Republic to Import 12 "Show" Dolphins from Japan Slaughter Pens

  • 3:06 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington: Executive Director Melanie Sload Responds to Death of Senate Ethics Reform

  • 2:36 PM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: "Weapons:" Sobering And Realistic Portrayal Of How Easy Access To Guns Has Impacted America's Urban Neighborhoods

  • 2:28 PM
    Brave New Films: Living Video Memorial to Honor Soldiers Killed in Iraq

  • 1:21 PM
    League of Women Voters: Statement on Late Night Blockage of Senate Ethics Package

  • 1:20 PM
    Win Without War: National Coalition Leader Calls for Binding Congressional Action on Iraq

  • 1:04 PM
    Common Cause: Edit Memo: Senate Republicans Poised to Kill Strong Ethics and Lobbying Reform Bill

  • 12:34 PM
    ACORN Calls on FEMA to Extend Housing Aid

  • 9:47 AM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Glaxo-Affiliated Doctors to Dominate Upcoming NIH Neonatal Herpes Conference

  • 9:32 AM
    Greenpeace: 10 Years of Continuing Rejection

  • 9:32 AM
    International Committee of the Red Cross: Iraq: Emergency Aid for Hospitals

  • 9:31 AM
    United for Peace and Justice: Massive Anti-War March Planned for January 27 in DC; Protesters Will Urge Congress to Stand up to Bush

  • 9:31 AM
    American Civil Liberties Union Calls on Lawmakers to Demand Accountability from Gonzales, Seeks Torture Memos and Answers on Increased Surveillance


    Wednesday, January 17

  • 10:31 AM
    MoveOn TV AD Hammers McCain on Iraq in IA and NH

  • 10:27 AM
    The Cornucopia Institute: Organic Fraud: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Accused of Widespread Distortion Nonorganic Food Products Misidentified as "Organic"

  • 9:32 AM
    Sunlight Foundation Gains $2 million Investment from Ebay Founder and Wife

  • 9:30 AM
    Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (BAS): 'Doomsday Clock' Moves Two Minutes Closer to Midnight

  • 8:40 AM
    Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict (CIVIC): US, Ethiopian, Somali Forces Must Respect Civilian Lives

  • 8:00 AM
    Service Employees International Union: Wackenhut to Pay $80k Settlement in Sexual Harassment Suit

  • 6:30 AM
    Greenpeace Mobilises 30,000 Whale Lovers on Web

  • 6:15 AM
    World Wildlife Fund Report: Major Companies Buying Coffee Illegally Grown in Tiger, Rhino and Elephant Habitat

  • 6:15 AM
    US PIRG: Environment New Jersey Commends Introduction of Comprehensive Global Warming Bill


    Tuesday, January 16

  • 3:31 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Ombud Concurs on NewsHour's Iraq Panel

  • 2:34 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Gonzales Blames Attorneys for Lack of Gitmo Trials

  • 1:41 PM
    Friends of the Earth: Supreme Court Denies Petition Seeking Weaker Pollution Limits for Anacostia River

  • 1:12 PM
    National Lawyers Guild: Civil Rights Groups Call for the Censure of Charles "Cully" Stimson

  • 1:12 PM
    American Medical Student Association: Medical Students to Converge in Sacramento in Record Numbers, Demand Healthcare Reform

  • 1:08 PM
    Amnesty International: Catholic Church Involved in Forced Evictions in Angola, Says Amnesty International

  • 12:54 PM
    Human Rights Watch: US, Jordan, Syria Must Open Doors to Iraq Refugees

  • 12:54 PM
    Environmental Defense: Environmentalists File Opening Briefs in Challenge to Weak Mercury Reduction Plan

  • 12:54 PM
    Earthjustice: Environmentalists File Opening Briefs in Challenge to Weak Mercury Reduction Plan

  • 12:09 PM
    Consumer Federation of America: Down, but Not Gone: Quick Tax Refund Loans Continue to Gouge Taxpayers

  • 11:54 AM
    Demos: New Report Links High Credit Card Debt to Medical Expenses

  • 10:22 AM
    Sierra Club: Historic House '100 Hours' Vote on Repealing Oil Subsidies This Week


    Wednesday, January 10

  • 4:58 PM
    Farm Sanctuary Releases Report Assessing Unnatural Breeding Techniques in Industrialized Turkey Production

  • 4:36 PM
    AFL-CIO President John J. Sweeney Capitol Hill Press Conference Calling on House and Senate to Pass "Clean" Minimum Wage Increase

  • 4:21 PM
    Russ Feingold, Sununu Introduce Data Mining Reporting Bill

  • 4:06 PM
    Citizens for Ethics and Responsibility in Washington: Sues NARA for Information about Classification of White House Visitor Logs

  • 3:54 PM
    Sierra Club: President Bush Lifts Ban on Oil Drilling in Fragile Alaska Waters

  • 3:51 PM
    Free Press Applauds Wireless Innovation Act of 2007

  • 2:35 PM
    American Medical Student Association: Media Advisory: Students to Lobby Congress To Make College Affordable

  • 2:05 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: War and the Power of the Purse

  • 10:40 AM
    Amnesty International / Center for Constitutional Rights Urge President Bush to Close Guantánamo Bay On 5th Anniversary of First Detainee Arrivals

  • 10:15 AM
    ActionAid International: German Chancellor Merkel Needs to Follow the Example of Her President and Deliver on Africa

  • 6:00 AM
    Seattle Activist Challenges US Iraq Policies in the Supreme Court


    Tuesday, January 9

  • 3:59 PM
    Free Press: National Conference for Media Reform Hosts All-Star Lineup

  • 1:52 PM
    Nuclear Information Resource Service: 100+ Groups Call on Congress to Oppose High-Level Radioactive Waste Dumping Plan in Ohio

  • 1:46 PM
    Sea Shepherd Conservation Society Launches Operation Leviathan

  • 12:43 PM
    Free Press: Bipartisan Bill Protects Free and Open Internet

  • 12:31 PM
    United for Peace and Justice: Antiwar Movement Launches National Surge of Opposition to War Escalation

  • 1:50 AM
    MoveOn Applauds Senator Kennedy's Bill to Oppose Iraq Escalation

  • 11:50 AM
    AmericaSaysNo.org: Nationwide Anti-War Surge in Response to President Bush's Iraq Escalation

  • 11:24 AM
    Military Families Available to Respond to President Bush's Speech Outlining His New Course in Iraq

  • 8:54 AM
    Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy: Community Leaders Across U.S. Call on Wal-Mart To Create Good Jobs in Urban America

  • 8:54 AM
    Africa Action: New Year Brings No Resolution to Worsening Darfur Crisis

  • 6:30 AM
    Human Rights Watch: US: Mark Five Years of Guantanamo by Closing It


    Monday, January 8

  • 4:19 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Poll Results: Knoxville Says National Parks Are a Good Investment

  • 4:19 PM
    Public Citizen: Senate Should Pass Disclosure Requirements for Groups Masquerading as Grassroots Entities

  • 4:04 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington Demands GAO Investigation of Governement Propaganda

  • 3:01 PM
    Peace-Action: President Bush to Sacrifice More Troops, Worsen Terrorist Threat with Plan to Escalate War in Iraq

  • 2:31 PM
    Families USA: New Report: Medicare Drug Plan Prices 58% Higher than VA Prices

  • 1:03 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Kraft is Sued for Falsely Calling Capri Sun Drink "All Natural"

  • 1:03 PM
    U.S. Senator Russ Feingold On the Nominations of Admiral Mike McConnell and Ambassador John Negroponte

  • 1:02 PM
    Rainforest Action Network: Will GM Volt or Ford Airstream Ever Make it into American Garages?

  • 1:02 PM
    CARE: Sudan's North-South Peace is Fragile, Warn Aid Agencies

  • 12:53 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Bush's Plan -- for Iraq's Oil

  • 12:30 PM
    ACORN and Allies Call on "Clean'' Minimum Wage Increase

  • 12:30 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Iraq: Halt New Dujail Trial Executions

  • 10:10 AM
    Amnesty International Activists to Hold Vigil at White House Calling For Action on Darfur, Including Disclosure of Administration's 'Plan B'

  • 10:00 AM
    Consumer Federation of America: Insurers Increase Profits to Record Levels by Overpricing Policies and Shifting Costs to Consumers and Taxpayers

  • 6:00 AM
    Project On Government Oversight Releases Its “Bakers Dozen” of Issues for Congress in 2007


    Friday, January 5

  • 4:06 PM
    Campaign for America's Future: New Congress to Mark Change with 100 Hour Agenda

  • 4:06 PM
    CARE: Somalia: Humanitarian Access is Critical

  • 4:04 PM
    Common Cause: New Ethics Rules are Bold and Meaningful; Independent Enforcement Still Needed

  • 1:49 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: Major Ocean Protection Legislation Introduced

  • 1:49 PM
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: Statement by James Horney, Director of Federal Fiscal Policy, on Reinstatement of the Pay-As-You-Go Rule

  • 1:49 PM
    League of Women Voters: Statement by Reform Groups on the Adoption of New Ethics Rules Today by the House

  • 1:49 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: San Joaquin River Restoration Bill Reintroduced in Congress

  • 1:34 PM
    US PIRG: New Report: Cutting Interest Rates in Half Would Save Working and Middle Class Students Thousands of Dollars in Debt

  • 1:19 PM
    Environmental Working Group: EPA Poised to Send Known Carcinogen Back to the Public

  • 1:05 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold On the Possibility of Increasing Troop Levels in Iraq

  • 11:48 AM
    ActionAid International: ‘Oprah Winfrey and Gordon Brown Could Do So Much More to Improve Girls’ Education’

  • 11:31 AM
    Families USA: New Report Shows Medicare Drug Plan Prices Are 58% Higher Than VA Prices

  • 9:31 AM
    Human Rights Watch: US: Mark Five Years of Guantanamo by Closing It

  • 6:00 AM
    Levees.org: Grassroots Group Calls for Bipartisan Investigation of Levee Failures


    Thursday, January 4

  • 4:08 PM
    Service Employees International Union: Launches Expanded Effort to Address Health Care Crisis, Releases Vision for Reform

  • 2:37 PM
    People for the American Way Statement on the Provisional Seating of Vern Buchanan

  • 1:03 PM
    Defenders of Wildlife Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Wolf Compensation Program

  • 12:48 PM
    Citizens for Ethics and Responsibility in Washington: Ethics Bill Positive First Step

  • 12:18 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Lists 2006 Accomplishments

  • 10:27 AM
    Military Families Delivery Letter to Incoming Congress: Support Our Troops, De-Fund the War in Iraq

  • 10:27 AM
    Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict (CIVIC): NATO Correct to Recognize Afghans Killed, Now Must Provide Families With Aid

  • 9:01 AM
    CODEPINK: International Delegation Travels to Guantanamo, Cuba to Protest Infamous US Prison

  • 9:00 AM
    American Friends Service Committee: More Than 60 Human Rights, Faith and Community Organizations Call for Immediate End to Immigration Raids

  • 9:00 AM
    ACLU of Massachusetts Condemns Vote to Advance Marriage Discrimination; Vows to Redouble Efforts to Ensure Equal Rights

  • 9:00 AM
    Earth Island Institute: Far Ocean Sea Products of Singapore is Selling Albacore Tuna at Below Market Prices That Was Caught in Gill Nets

  • 9:00 AM
    American Civil Liberties Union: FBI Inquiry Details Abuses Reported by Agents at Guantánamo

  • 9:00 AM
    OpenSecrets.org Monitors Washington's 'Revolving Door'

  • 9:00 AM
    Center for Public Integrity: Privately Funded Congressional Travel Plummets

  • 7:45 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Iraq: · Fostering Civil War? · Domestic Disconnect

  • 7:00 AM
    NOW Celebrates "Herstory" as First Woman Speaker Nancy Pelosi is Sworn In

  • 6:15 AM
    Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: Tacoma Shooting: Where Did The Gun Come From, And Why Are Guns So Easy To Get?

  • 6:00 AM
    Green Party of the United States Endorses January 4 Rally for Impeachment


    Wednesday, January 3

  • 3:23 PM
    GLAAD Identifies Anti-Gay Defamation Offenders of 2006

  • 3:07 PM
    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force: Massachusetts Lawmakers Advance Proposed 2008 Ballot Measure That Would End Marriage Equality in Bay State

  • 2:07 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: USDA Urged to Limit Sodium in Meat and Poultry Foods

  • 2:07 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Reclamation Proposes New Grounds to Fire E-Mailing Biologist

  • 2:07 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Begins 110th Congress With Push to Redeploy Our Troops From Iraq

  • 2:06 PM
    Public Citizen Writes in Lancet Medical Journal: FDA Does Not Use Advisory Committees Effectively in Approving New Drugs

  • 1:46 PM
    Families USA Annual Health Care Advocacy Conference Jan. 25-27 Will Bring Together Key Members of Congress and Hundreds of Consumer Health Advocates

  • 1:43 PM
    WakeUpWal-Mart.com: Wal-Mart Has Worst Holiday Sales Performance in Six Years

  • 1:42 PM
    World Can't Wait: BUSH MUST GO! Demonstration at Opening of Congress, 12 noon, Jan 4

  • 11:06 AM
    AFL-CIO and UFCW Sue Bush Administration to End Eight-Year Delay on Rule Requiring Employers to Pay for Safety Equipment


    Tuesday, January 2

  • 1:31 PM
    Green Party of the United States: Saddam's Execution Brings No Hope or Justice for Iraq

  • 1:24 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Journalists Sought for Testimony in Military Hearing

  • 11:16 AM
    United for a Fair Economy: People of Color Vote Blue, but Stay in the Red

  • 9:13 AM
    American Friends Service Committee Condemns Death Sentence and Execution of Saddam Hussein

  • 6:00 AM
    Peace Action Statement on 3,000th U.S. Combat Death in Iraq


    Friday, December 29

  • 3:06 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: 2007 to Bring Sharp Reductions in Artificial Trans Fat...

  • 2:50 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington: Posts Council on Environmental Quality Documents Relating to Climate Change

  • 1:50 PM
    International Committee of the Red Cross: Fighting in Somalia

  • 1:19 PM
    Environmental Defense: Landmark Federal-State Partnership Announced to Save Endangered Birds in Hawaii

  • 12:52 PM
    Military Families Speak Out Mourns 3,000th Troop Death, Participates in Nationwide Vigils and Calls on Congress to End the Iraq War

  • 11:46 AM
    ACORN Celebrates as Minimum Wage Increases Take Effect

  • 9:00 AM
    US PIRG: TexPIRG Calls for Redistricting Reform to Be Made a Priority of the 80th Session of the Texas Legislature

  • 6:30 AM
    Doctors Without Borders: After a Week of Intense Fighting in Somalia, MSF Extremely Concerned About the Security of Medical Staff and Safety of Patients

  • 6:00 AM
    Free Press / Consumer's Union / Consumer Federation of America: AT&T Commits to Net Neutrality and Low-Cost Internet


    December 2006

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