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May 29, 2014

Groups Challenge EPA Failure to Protect Children from Pesticides

For Immediate Release: May 29, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, PAN, (916) 216-1082 Janette Brimmer, Earthjustice, (206) 343-7340, Ext. 1029 Virginia Ruiz, Farmworker Justice, (202) 800-2520 Erik...

May 23, 2014

California GMO Labeling Bill Heads to Senate Floor

Californians for GE Food Labeling Press Release For Immediate Release: May 23, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082 Stacy Malkan, 510-542-9224 California GMO Labeling Bill Heads to Senate...

May 22, 2014

Toxic Taters Coalition to McDonald’s: Stop Misleading Shareholders!

For Immediate Release: May 22, 2014 Contacts: Jessica Fujan, Food and Water Watch, 507-848-6856, jfujan@fwwatch.org Bob Shimek, Toxic Taters Coalition, 218-214-1632, rjshimek@hotmail.com Linda...

May 8, 2014

Vermont Governor Signs Nation’s First GMO Labeling Bill

Californians for GE Food Labeling For Immediate Release: May 8, 2014 Contacts: Stacy Malkan, Friends of the Earth, 510-316-0762 Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082   Vermont ...

Apr 28, 2014

Groundbreaking Report: Hazardous Pesticides Used Near More Than 100,000 Children at California Schools

For Immediate Release: April 29, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Tracey Brieger, 415-215-5473, tracey@pesticidereform.org ### Groundbreaking Report: Hazardous Pesticides...

Apr 2, 2014

EPA fails to protect children from pesticide drift

For Immediate Release: April 2, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Janette Brimmer, Earthjustice, 206 343-7340, ext 1029 Virginia Ruiz, Farmworker Justice, 202-800-2520 EPA fails...

Apr 1, 2014

Mourning the passing of Dr. Irene Fernandez

For immediate release Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Mourning the passing of Dr. Irene Fernandez A powerful activist, Dr. Fernandez never stopped fighting for human rights...

Mar 27, 2014

California Moms Celebrate As GMO Labeling Bill Passes First Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Thursday, March 27, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082; ptowers@panna.org Bill Allayaud, Environmental Working Group, 916-601-9280 Austin Price...

Mar 20, 2014

Half a Million Demand Action from EPA to Save Bees

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082Abigail Seiler, CFS, 443-854-4368   Half a Million Demand Action from EPA to Save Bees Over 500,000 signatures delivered to Administrator...

Mar 13, 2014

Pesticide-contaminated communities call for ban

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Thursday, March 13, 2014 Media Contacts: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Irma Medellin, El Quinto Sol de America, 559-568-5749 Pesticide-contaminated communities call for...

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