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  April 2006

Friday, April 28

  • 3:17 PM
    Government Accountability Project: House Rules Committee Twice Rejects ‘Up or Down’ Vote on Protections for Whistleblowers

  • 2:48 PM
    Win Without War: About-Face; Congress to Debate Change of Course in Iraq

  • 2:48 PM
    The Oakland Institute: A New Policy Brief on the Recent Overhaul of the U.S. Foreign Aid Playing Politics With Aid

  • 12:35 PM
    Amnesty International Response to State Department's Country Reports on Terrorism

  • 1:41 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: Support Grows In The House For An Excess Profits Tax

  • 1:23 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: President's Call for Fuel Economy Reform Merits a Barrel of Skepticism

  • 1:06 PM
    Economic Policy Institute: Strong GDP Masks Failing Wage Gains

  • 10:21 AM
    Brady Campaign, Million Mom March Activists Pledge Support For Mayor's Coalition On Illegal Guns

  • 9:34 AM
    Justice Through Music: Justice Trough Music Streams Neil Young's Historic Living With War CD

  • 6:30 AM
    Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey: Forum Convened to Discuss Ending the War in Iraq

  • 6:00 AM
    The Backbone Campaign: Bush and Co. Chain Gang Breaking Rocks on the Road to Impeachment

    Thursday, April 27

  • 1:57 PM
    Americans United for the Separation of Church and State: 'National Day Of Prayer' Events Politicize Religion, Divide Country

  • 1:28 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: Global Warming Legal Action: EPA Must Regulate Carbon Pollution

  • 1:01 PM
    United for a Fair Economy: Wells Fargo Shareholders: “Face Up to Race Gap”

  • 12:44 PM
    ACORN Cleans 1,000th Home in New Orleans

  • 12:20 PM
    Democracy 21: President Fred Wertheimer Opposes Rule on Sham Lobbying and Ethics Bill

  • 11:57 AM
    Public Citizen Issues Annual Ranking of State Medical Boards

  • 11:57 AM
    Public Citizen: House Blocks Consideration of Strengthening Amendments Critical for Serious Lobbying Reform

  • 11:43 AM
    Doctors Without Borders: Cholera in Angola: Number of Infected People Reaches 20,000 - Response Remains Insufficient

  • 11:43 AM
    Doctors Without Borders: More Empty Promises: Abbott Fails to Supply Critical New AIDS Drug Formulation to Developing Countries

  • 11:42 AM
    Sierra Club: Arctic/Gas Prices: Senators Propose Bribing Americans

  • 11:42 AM
    Sierra Club: Global Warming Legal Action: EPA Must Regulate Carbon Pollution

  • 10:42 AM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Secretary Leavitt Urged to Jump Start HHS’s Moribund Anti-Obesity Efforts

  • 9:08 AM
    AFL-CIO: President John Sweeney on NYU’s Refusal to Recognize NYU Graduate Employees’ Union

  • 8:09 AM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation Honors Craigslist, Gigi Sohn, and Jimmy Wales with Pioneer Awards

  • 5:54 AM
    ActionAid: The Great Betrayal – Aids Funding Drying Up

  • 5:00 AM
    Greenpeace: Baikal Victory: Putin Announces Oil Pipeline Reroute

    Wednesday, April 26

  • 5:06 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold On the 30th Anniversary of the Church Committee Report

  • 2:04 PM
    Public Citizen: U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Is Major Victory for Due Process Rights; State Did Nothing to Notify Owner of Tax Sale After Mail Was Returned Undelivered

  • 1:58 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Seeking Accountability for Bloody Attacks: · Fallujah, Iraq -- 2004 · U.N. Compound in Lebanon -- 1996

  • 12:48 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Look for “The Whole (Grain) Truth” in Nutrition Action Healthletter

  • 12:48 PM
    Human Rights Watch: More Than 600 Implicated in Detainee Abuse Investigations Lag Two Years After Abu Ghraib Photos

  • 12:47 PM
    AFL-CIO: Deaths on the Job Increase for the First Time in a Decade State by State and National Numbers on Job Deaths and Injuries

  • 12:47 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: Only One Way To Stop Gouging At The Pump: 100% Excess Profits Tax

  • 12:47 PM
    Center for Public Integrity Launches New State-Oriented Web Tool, Releases New State Disclosure Law Rankings

  • 12:14 PM People Turn to as Anger toward Exxon Grows

  • 11:31 AM
    Environmental Working Group: $1.5 Billion Bonus Subsidy In Emergency Spending Bill Is Unfair, Wasteful Response To Agriculture's Increased Energy Costs

  • 11:18 AM
    Public Interest Research Group: Senate Environment Committee Narrowly Approves Clean Air Foe as Top EPA Air Official

  • 11:15 AM
    World Resources Institute / Thailand Environment Institute: Indonesia Joins Partnership to Improve Environmental Governance, Public Access to Information

  • 11:06 AM
    Peace Alliance: This Mother's Day, Slice the Pie for Peace

  • 11:01 AM Republican Support Drops Sharply After 1st Round of MoveOn Ads in Targeted Congressional Districts

    Tuesday, April 25

  • 2:56 PM
    Organic Consumers Association Says 'It's Time to Take Climate Change Threat Seriously'

  • 2:46 PM
    Union of Concerned Scientists: President's Speech on Gas Prices Runs On Empty for Consumers

  • 1:47 PM
    Greenpeace: Radioactive Soil from Ukraine ‘Returned’ to IAEA

  • 1:20 PM
    Common Cause: Watchdog Groups Urge House Members to Oppose Scam Lobbying “Reform” Bill

  • 1:16 PM
    Friends of the Earth: Court Ruling Calls for Stronger, Daily Pollution Limits into Anacostia River

  • 1:11 PM
    National Environmental Trust Vice President John Stanton on Bush Waiving Clear Air Act Summer Fuel Requirements

  • 12:52 PM Political Action: 2nd Round of $1.3 Million 'Red-Handed' Ad Campaign Targets 4 Reps. for Selling Out Seniors

  • 12:33 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Attorneys Urge Court to Release Evidence of AT&T Role in NSA Spying

  • 12:30 PM
    Public Citizen, United for a Fair Economy Expose Stealth Campaign of Super-Wealthy to Repeal Federal Estate Tax

  • 12:26 PM
    ONE Campaign: Tech Leaders Come Together to Fight Global AIDS and Extreme Poverty with ONE Campaign to Make Poverty History

  • 12:18 PM
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Briefing: Joint Tax Committee Estimate Unmasks Gimmick Planned for Use in Tax-Cut Bill

  • 12:15 PM
    Sierra Club: Bush Speech On Gas Prices Ignores Real Solutions

  • 11:47 AM
    School of the Americas Watch: Human Rights Advocates Flood Congress to Call for Suspension of Training at School of the Americas

  • 11:30 AM
    League of Women Voters: Lobbying Reform Legislation ‘Deeply Flawed’

  • 11:14 AM
    Public Citizen: Wealthy Families’ Campaign to Repeal Estate Tax is Big Con Job

  • 10:06 AM
    National Organization for Women Wants Women to "Get Even"On Equal Pay Day

  • 9:30 AM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington Re-Launches

  • 4:57 AM
    Friends of the Earth International: Mining Giant Newmont: Don't Poison Our Drinking Water

  • 1:08 AM
    Chemical Weapons Working Group: Anti-Incineration Activist Receives Highest Environmental Award

    Monday, April 24

  • 4:28 PM
    Consumer Federation of America: Consumer Groups Support Free Direct Electronic Filing with IRS

  • 3:57 PM
    Impeach PAC: State Legislators in 2 States Introduce Impeachment Resolutions - More States Expected Soon

  • 3:40 PM
    Public Citizen: Chernobyl Anniversary Serves as Reminder of Dangers of Nuclear Power

  • 3:16 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: CNN's Immigration Problem

  • 2:59 PM
    Food and Water Watch: Louisiana Fishermen Tell Shrimp Lovers to ‘Buy American’

  • 2:09 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Radioactive School Site is Tip of New Jersey Toxic Iceberg

  • 12:55 PM
    The Nicaragua Network: US Group Condemns Bush Administration Interference in Nicaraguan Election

  • 11:36 AM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: FDA Panel Investigating Labeling of Antihypertensive Drugs Stacked with Industry Consultants

  • 11:21 AM
    Billionaires for Bush: Billionaires' Show of Force to Get Dynasty Tax Repeal

  • 9:59 AM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Republican Former Chief Judge and Navy Veteran John J. Gibbons Joins Conservative Critics of Rumsfeld

  • 9:35 AM
    Free Press: Strange Bedfellows Unite to Save the Internet

  • 6:00 AM
    Peace Action: Peace Activists Acquitted in Federal Court of Protesting Against Iraq War

  • 6:00 AM
    Human Rights Watch: U.S.: States Negligent in Use of Lethal Injections

    Friday, April 21

  • 4:31 PM
    AFL-CIO Statement by Executive Vice President Linda Chavez-Thompson on Mexico's Striking Mineworkers

  • 4:14 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union Seeks Information on Secret Data-Sharing Agreement Between Homeland Security and CDC

  • 4:14 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union Hails Federal Appeals Court Ruling Delaying Production of Tennessee’s Anti-Choice License Plate

  • 2:46 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Palestinian Authority: Hamas Must Condemn Attacks on Civilians

  • 1:00 PM
    Marijuana Policy Project: FDA and Medical Marijuana: Leading Advocates Available For Comment

  • 12:56 PM
    Doctors Without Borders: Malaria Still Kills Needlessly In Africa - Effective Drugs Not Reaching Patients

  • 12:49 PM
    Drug Policy Alliance: FDA Allows Politics to Trump Science by Denying Medical Benefits of Marijuana

  • 10:21 AM
    West Point Graduates Against the War Launches Campaign Against the Deceit of the US Government

  • 6:00 AM
    Free Press: After Thousands of Activists Demand Investigation, FCC Launches Payola Probe

  • 5:04 AM
    ActionAid Welcomes Education Funding – But Warns IMF May Be A Spoiler

    Thursday, April 20

  • 2:16 PM
    Food and Water Watch: Activists Demand Stronger Anti-Corruption Measures at World Bank

  • 1:34 PM
    ActionAid International Comments on the IMF and World Bank Spring Meetings

  • 1:02 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: Coalition Opposes Wehrum Confirmation

  • 1:02 PM
    Natural Resources Defense Council: Ending America's Oil Addiction

  • 12:12 PM
    Green Party Endorses Cape Cod Wind Farm

  • 12:01 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Springtime Recreation in the California Desert Conservation Group Publishes FREE Field Guide on Responsible Recreation

  • 11:31 AM
    Defenders of Wildlife: On Earth Day 2006, Be Thankful for What Hasn't Happened...Yet

  • 11:22 AM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Business and Civil Rights Leaders Join CCR Challenge to Illegal Spying

  • 11:16 AM
    American Civil Liberties Union:Business and Civil Rights Leaders Support ACLU Challenge to NSA Warrantless Wiretapping

  • 10:46 AM
    School of the Americas Watch: Human Rights Advocates Rally at Park, Flood Capitol Hill in Support of Suspension of Training at School of the Americas

  • 10:44 AM Diverse Coalition Announces Campaign to Urge Congress to Reject Backroom Attack on Offshore Wind Power

  • 8:00 AM
    Media Matters for America Places Ad Critical of Washington Post's Editorial Practices on

  • 6:00 AM
    Amnesty International’s New Worldwide Death Penalty Report Finds United States Still Among Top Executing Countries

    Wednesday, April 19

  • 3:46 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Washington Post Responds to Critics

  • 3:30 PM
    Robert F. Kennedy Memorial: Immokalee, FL: First Stop on Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Poverty Tour

  • 3:15 PM
    American Rights at Work: Latina Comedienne to Launch Air America Radio Show on the State of Work Life in the U.S.

  • 3:11 PM
    Amnesty International: UN Human Rights Council: New Website to Monitor Candidates' Human Rights Records

  • 2:26 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Conservation Groups Charge EPA with Violating Endangered Species Act

  • 2:26 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): New Jersey Pollution Agency Buffeted by Revolving Door Issues

  • 2:01 PM
    Campaign for America's Future: Public Interest Groups Urge Congress to Extend Medicare Part D Enrollment Deadline

  • 1:22 PM Calls on Wal-Mart CEO Lee Scott to 'Work Together' and 'Seize the Moment for True Change'

  • 1:09 PM
    Government Accountability Project: Federal Air Marshal Petitions OSC to Investigate Air Marshal Service

  • 12:34 PM
    Center for International Policy: Nuclear Turning Point; Does the Quest for U.S. Nuclear Dominance Undermine Non-Proliferation?

  • 12:04 PM
    Amnesty International: More than 1,000 Activists Join Amnesty International Protest Against Darfur Atrocities, Chinese Censorship in NYC

  • 10:47 AM
    World Wildlife Fund: Easy Ways to Make a Difference this Earth Day

  • 10:46 AM
    Women's Voices for the Earth / Friends of the Earth / Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition / Breast Cancer Fund: Consumers Press OPI to Give its Nail Polish a Makeover

  • 9:30 AM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington Files DOJ Complaint Against Texas Rep. Pete Sessions; Evidence Suggests Quid Pro Quo

  • 6:00 AM
    University of Massachusetts School of Journalism: Helen Thomas Keynotes Univ. of Mass. Summit on Internet-Driven Changes to News, Politics, Education

  • 5:20 AM
    Friends of the Earth International: World Bank's Climate Plan Fails to Show the Right Path

    Tuesday, April 18

  • 1:16 PM
    Drug Policy Alliance: Help Pass Syringe Access Legislation in NJ

  • 1:01 PM
    Economic Policy Institute: Mismeasuring High School Graduation Rates

  • 1:01 PM
    Families USA: Massachusetts Becomes First State to Achieve Near-Universal Health Coverage

  • 1:01 PM
    Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy: U.S. Farm Policy Contributes to Obesity, New Report

  • 1:01 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Federal Conservation Program Surmounts Local Opposition

  • 1:01 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Romney Reverses Himself on Environmental Closures

  • 1:01 PM
    ActionAid Nepal Staff Released From Detention

  • 1:00 PM
    Americans United for the Separation of Church and State Applauds 'Faith Czar' Towey's Departure From White House

  • 1:00 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich Questions The President On US Trained Insurgents In Iran

  • 1:00 PM
    Center for Economic and Policy Research: Study Finds Widening Wage Gap Between Immigrant and U.S.-Born Workers

  • 1:00 PM
    Citizens for Tax Justice: Bush Tax Cuts Saved President $26,000, Cheney $1.1 Million in 2005

  • 12:31 PM
    Common Cause: House Response to Lobbying Scandal: Maintain the Status Quo

  • 12:31 PM
    International Fund for Animal Welfare Helps Pass Kansas Law Banning Tigers as Pets

  • 10:17 AM
    Sierra Club: Earth Day: Mayors Take the Lead to Solve Global Warming

  • 7:47 AM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation: Court Case to Determine Rights of Online Journalists

    Monday, April 17

  • 4:42 PM
    CIVIC Worldwide: One Year after Her Tragic Death, Marla Ruzicka’s Organization Launches Website and Advocacy Campaign in Her Honor

  • 2:21 PM
    Earthjustice: Oregon Coho Salmon Defenders Seek to Restore Federal Protection

  • 11:30 AM
    Common Cause / League of Women Voters / Public Interest Research Group (PIRG): Briefing to Outline Sham Provisions in House Ethics “Reform” Bill Poised to Pass April 25

  • 11:19 AM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation Debate: "Email - Should the Sender Pay?"

  • 11:03 AM
    Environmental Working Group: Bush Plan To Hide Data on 1.5M Lbs. of Toxic Chemicals in California

  • 10:03 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Secret Plan to Cut National Park Funding by 30% in 5 Years

  • 8:38 AM
    Campaign to Stop Killer Coke: University of Michigan Falls Prey to Another Coca-Cola PR Scam

    Friday, April 14

  • 3:26 PM
    Center for Public Integrity Wins Society of Professional Journalists Public Service Award

  • 2:42 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union Says Colorado Governor’s Veto of Emergency Contraception Legislation Puts Politics Above Women’s Health

  • 1:15 PM
    Violence Policy Center Statement on Wal-Mart Decision to Stop Gun Sales: “No Surprise”

  • 12:36 PM
    Green Party of the United States: As Bush Crimes Mount, Why are Dems Retreating?

  • 12:28 PM
    Doctors Without Borders: Chad: Around the Clock Surgery in N'djamena's Main Hospital

  • 12:01 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Counter Spin: The "Massachusetts Miracle"

  • 11:46 AM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich Demands Answers From Administration About US Troops In Iran

  • 11:46 AM
    Families USA: Live Audio Feed of Briefing About Passage of Landmark Massachusetts Health Coverage Expansion Available

  • 8:52 AM
    Billionaires For Bush Celebrate Tax Day!

    Thursday, April 13

  • 3:59 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Intelligence Manipulation at the Washington Post

  • 3:55 PM Statement on Wal-Mart CEO Lee Scott's 'Month Long Vacation' by Paul Blank, Campaign Director

  • 3:36 PM
    Campaign for America's Future: Groups Nationwide Mobilize to "Reverse the Raid" on Student Aid

  • 3:01 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Tax Day

  • 2:46 PM
    Center for Science in the Public Interest: Study Finds Trans Fat Levels Vary in McDonald's, KFC Foods Worldwide

  • 1:18 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Park Official Should Be Disciplined For Wilderness Violation

  • 12:20 PM
    Africa Action Statement on Recent Media Coverage of the HIV/AIDS Crisis in Africa

  • 11:54 AM
    Public Interest Research Group: Taxpayers Pay to Clean Up After Polluters at Nation’s Toxic Waste Sites

  • 11:43 AM
    Public Citizen Condemns Bush Administration Attempts to Weaken Public Health and Safety Laws for Yucca Mountain

  • 11:43 AM
    Doctors Without Borders Refuses to be a "Social Palliative" of EU & US Policies in the Palestinian Territories

  • 11:43 AM
    Doctors Without Borders Urges Angolan Government to Take Stronger Action on Cholera; Almost 500 New Cases Daily

  • 11:28 AM
    Electronic Frontier Foundation: Digital Copyright Law Hurts Consumers, Scientists, and Competition

  • 10:15 AM
    Friends of the Earth International: Divisive 1.7billion Paper Mill Project Dumped by Leading Dutch Bank

  • 10:10 AM
    Greenpeace: Massive Police Presence as Activists Occupy Monsanto GE Facility

  • 9:15 AM
    Greenpeace: Industrial Logging Threat Looms Large over Rainforest Eden

  • 9:11 AM
    ActionAid Staff Arrested

  • 9:11 AM
    ActionAid International: Nepal Crisis Likely to Deepen Tension

  • 6:50 AM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Behind the Immigration Crisis: Policies in Latin America

    Wednesday, April 12

  • 7:15 PM
    United for Peace and Justice: Details Confirmed for Saturday, April 29, March for Peace, Justice and Democracy

  • 4:41 PM
    Economic Policy Institute: Don't Blame Health Insurance

  • 4:40 PM
    Fair Economy: Wells Fargo Shareholders Challenge Racial Disparities in Lending

  • 4:29 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Peru Elections

  • 4:22 PM
    Cornucopia Institute Sues USDA, Seeks Records on Lack of Organic Food Standards Enforcement

  • 4:19 PM
    Public Interest Research Group: 2004 TRI Data Shows Increase in Water Pollution; EPA Proposal Would Keep Public in the Dark

  • 2:13 PM
    Sierra Club: Bankruptcy Loophole Lets Polluters Pass Cleanup Costs to Taxpayers

  • 2:10 PM
    Congressman Dennis Kucinich: Congress Must Take Immediate Action To Lower Gas Prices

  • 2:03 PM
    Green Party Blasts Anti-Immigrant Bills, Urge Repeal of NAFTA

  • 2:03 PM
    Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law: Campaign Seeks to Educate Voters on New Orleans Election

  • 1:11 PM
    Common Cause: Six New National Governing Board Members Join

  • 1:08 PM
    American Civil Liberties Union: With Patriot Act Debate Over, Government Drops Fight to Gag Librarians From Discussing Objections to Controversial Law

  • 12:49 PM
    International Fund for Animal Welfare: Canadian Seal Hunt Begins Again

  • 12:03 PM
    Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington Prepares Ethics Complaint Against Rep. William Jefferson; Jefferson Breaks Federal Bribery Laws and House Rules

  • 10:55 AM
    AFL-CIO: Ohio Labor Movement Makes Biggest Changes in 50 Years to Maximize Power for Working Families "New Alliance" to Boost Union Workers' Mobilizing and Organizing in State

  • 9:45 AM
    SweatFree Communities: International Conference Promotes State, City Collaboration to Advance Justice for Sweatshop Workers

    Tuesday, April 11

  • 5:16 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: Globalization vs. Growth; NYT op-ed omits stats that debunk pro-corporate claims

  • 2:43 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: "The Israel Lobby" -- A Debate

  • 2:36 PM
    Human Rights Campaign: Laggard Response to Saint Maarten Hate Crime 'Troubling'

  • 2:13 PM
    Progressive Legislative Action Network: Another Option on Immigration: Enforce Our Labor Laws

  • 1:58 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Saudi Arabia: Al-Qa’ida Critic Arrested for ‘Destructive Thoughts’

  • 1:58 PM
    Public Citizen Calls on the Public to Speak Out Against Proposed New Coal Plants in Texas

  • 1:01 PM
    Pacific Environment: Schwarzenegger Can't Fight Global Warming With More Fossil Fuels, Activists Say

  • 12:51 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Syria: President Must Stop Arrests of Activists

  • 12:00 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Corps Sued To Force Release Of Wetlands Protection Records

  • 11:55 AM
    Jubilee USA and East Timor and Indonesia Action Networks Challenge Wolfowitz to Address Roots of Corruption by Canceling Indonesia's Suharto-Era Debt; Reaction to World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz's Remarks on Corruption Today

  • 11:25 AM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Tax Day Windfall for America’s National Parks?

  • 11:20 AM
    Nuclear Information and Research Service: New Chernobyl Study Challenges IAEA Report on Chernobyl Consequences: Finds Death Toll Likely to be 30-60,000

  • 10:58 AM
    Responsible Wealth: Millionaires Say, "Americans Now Agree - Keep the Estate Tax"
    New Poll Shows 57% Prefer Keeping or Reforming the Estate Tax

  • 8:13 AM
    School of the Americas Watch: 29 Human Rights Advocates Report to Federal Prisons Today for Non-violent Civil Disobedience Actions

  • 5:15 AM
    Greenpeace: Rainbow Warrior Exposes Destruction in Rainforest Eden

    Monday, April 10

  • 3:28 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: U.S. Plans on Iran

  • 2:38 PM
    National Organization of Women Applauds Reintroduction of Freedom of Choice Act

  • 12:59 PM
    National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee (NWTRCC): Tax Day Protests Across the U.S. Scheduled for Monday, April 17, 2006

  • 12:49 PM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Mountain Lion Eradication without Prior Study Rapped

  • 12:18 PM
    Public Citizen: Public Citizen Petitions FDA to Ban Xenical (orlistat)

  • 12:04 PM
    ActionAid International Reaction to Brown Education Aid Announcement

  • 12:04 PM
    ActionAid International: Children Join Forces with Nelson Mandela to Challenge Gordon Brown on Global Education

  • 10:55 AM
    Human Rights Watch: Bush Must Push Human Rights at China-U.S. Talks

  • 10:46 AM
    Environmental Working Group: Farm Subsidy Reform Key to Restoring Gulf of Mexico "Dead Zone"

  • 9:54 AM
    Food and Water Watch: Citizens Groups Challenge RWE with Demand to Buy Local Water Utilities

  • 9:52 AM
    Greenpeace and Environmental Justice Foundation Challenge Spanish Authorities to Block Incoming Vessel

  • 9:52 AM
    Service Employees International Union: Vice President Eliseo Medina's Statement on the National Day of Action for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

    Friday, April 7

  • 4:35 PM
    The Wilderness Society: Legislation Raises Hopes for Expanded Wilderness in Vermont

  • 4:20 PM
    Congressman Dennis J. Kucinich To Introduce A Resolution To Demand Documents

  • 4:11 PM
    Public Citizen: Latest Revelation Underscores Bush Administration’s Manipulation of Access to Information for Political Gain

  • 4:05 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold On the Attorney General’s Testimony Before the House Judiciary Committee

  • 3:31 PM
    Human Rights Watch: Rwanda: Documents Shed New Light on Genocide Planning

  • 3:25 PM
    Doctors Without Borders: Growing Cholera Outbreak in Angola

  • 3:25 PM
    Federation of American Scientists: Urges White House to Exclude Nuclear Weapons From National Security Strategy in War on Terrorism

  • 3:25 PM
    Sierra Club: Victory in Virginia - Governor Kaine Rejects Offshore Drilling

  • 1:50 PM
    Brady Campaign Response To (N.Y.) Political Candidate: Bad Dealers, By The Numbers

  • 12:37 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: Leak Story: Rogue President?

  • 11:52 AM
    League of Women Voters: Check the Box: Help Protect Our Electoral System

  • 11:21 AM
    National Park Conservation Association: Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Holds Public Hearings on Proposal to Build Casino Near Gettysburg National Military Park

  • 8:03 AM Center Revises Report That Overstated Abramoff Clients' Contributions

  • 6:00 AM
    Mass-Care: Massachusetts Health Care Bill Will Disappoint, Hurt Low-Income Families, Say Advocates and Policy Experts

    Thursday, April 6

  • 5:00 PM Statement on Political Action on Senator Kerry’s Proposal for Iraq

  • 3:43 PM
    The Wilderness Society: Kempthorne Nomination Should Serve as Forum for Review of Bush Administration Environmental Policies

  • 3:24 PM
    Henry A. Waxman: New Questions Raised About White House Role In Leaking Classified Iraq Intelligence

  • 3:03 PM
    Government Accountability Project Hails House Committee Vote to Extend Protections to National Security Whistleblowers

  • 3:01 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Thomas Amendment to Immigration Bill Addresses Border, Homeland Security Duties Straining National Parks

  • 3:01 PM
    National Parks Conservation Association: Healthy Air Act Protects Park, Communities

  • 12:11 PM
    National Priorities Project: Military Spending Gets More of Tax Dollar, Job Training, Environment, Housing, Veterans' Benefits Get Less

  • 12:01 PM
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Briefing: Helping States Meet the New, Tougher Federal Work Requirements in Their TANF Programs

  • 10:06 AM
    Commercial Alert: New Bill on Food in Schools Deserves Swift Passage, Says Commercial Alert

  • 9:00 AM
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Conference Call: Pre-Tax Day Briefing: Key Facts About Taxes, Tax Cuts & The Economy

  • 6:56 AM
    Greenpeace: European GMO Conference: A Missed Opportunity

  • 6:05 AM
    Center for Media and Democracy / Free Press: Fake TV News: Widespread and Undisclosed

  • 3:51 AM
    Greenpeace Investigation Links Fast Food Giants to Amazon Destruction

    Wednesday, April 5

  • 4:56 PM
    Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting: US Media to French Youth: Fight for your right to be fired

  • 3:46 PM
    Environmental Working Group: Harvard Study: Strong Link Between Fluoridated Water and Bone Cancer in Boys

  • 3:44 PM
    Jubilee USA: Inter-American Development Bank Meetings Conclude Without A Deal on Debt

  • 1:32 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: The Massachusetts Health Plan: Behind the Hype

  • 1:20 PM
    Center for Constitutional Rights: Attorneys Respond to New Report on CIA Outsourcing Torture

  • 1:17 PM
    Oxfam America: Global Coffee Organization in Prime Position to Alleviate Poverty

  • 12:16 PM
    Families USA: President Bush's Health Speech in Stark Contrast to Massachusetts Law

  • 12:06 PM
    Senator Russ Feingold Statement On Senator John Kerry's Call for an End to Our Military Mission in Iraq

  • 11:31 AM
    Win Without War: House GOP Members Demand Debate & Vote on Iraq War

  • 11:31 AM
    Amnesty International: CIA Exploited Aviation Practices to Unlawfully Transfer Detainees to Countries that Torture, According to New Amnesty International Report

  • 10:33 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): Suit To Stop Illegal Agriculture On Prime Hook Wildlife Refuge

  • 10:31 AM
    Center for Study of Responsive Law: Nader Calls for a Designated Taxpayer Appreciation Day

  • 10:12 AM
    Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy: Arsenic Widespread in Chicken, Testing Finds

  • 9:32 AM
    Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility: Prison Whistleblower Charges of Toxic Exposure Validated

  • 6:30 AM
    Global Exchange: Katrina Survivors Unite for Voting Rights National Radio Broadcast April 15th from New Orleans

  • 6:00 AM
    Senator Russ Feingold Congressional Record Statement on the Senate Looking Into Addressing Global Climate Change

  • 6:00 AM
    National Lawyers Guild and National Conference of Black Lawyers Condemn Denial of Visa to Visit the United States to Human Rights Lawyer Raji Sourani

    Tuesday, April 4

  • 2:53 PM
    Global Aids Alliance: US Government Report Shows Bush AIDS Policy is Unworkable

  • 1:01 PM
    National Organization for Women: NOW to March for Peace, Justice and Democracy on April 29

  • 11:19 AM
    Media Matters for America: Conservatives Continue to Dominate Sunday Morning Talk Shows

  • 4:47 AM
    Greenpeace: GE Contamination in Spain: A Warning for Europe

    Monday, April 3

  • 4:42 PM
    Institute for Public Accuracy: U.S. in Iraq: Big Picture

  • 1:53 PM
    Amnesty International: Reaction to Padilla Case: 'Enemy Combatants' Category Unconstitutional

  • 1:09 PM
    National Network of Abortion Funds: National Group Pledges to Ensure Right to Abortion for Women in South Dakota

  • 11:53 AM
    Friends of the Earth: Groups Call for Bigs Cuts in Shipping Industry Air Pollution

  • 10:44 AM
    Food and Water Watch: Consumers Tell Starbucks to Stop Buying Milk Made with Hormones

  • 9:35 AM
    Jubliee USA Network: Congressional Hispanic Caucus Calls for "Definitive Cancellation" of Impoverished Latin American Country Debts

    March 2006


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