Practically every day the federal government is making decisions that have a very real impact on our lives and our future. Will we have enough COVID-19 vaccines and testing to save lives, end the pandemic and keep us safe? Will the government hold polluters accountable for toxic waste and address the plastic pollution crisis?
Whenever decisions are made that affect our health, our safety and our future, U.S. PIRG’s advocates are monitoring and reporting on actions our lawmakers take, helping craft legislation, providing critical information and expert testimony, and making the voices of the public heard in the halls of power. Our litigation team is also continuing to pursue the lawsuits we’ve filed to block past rollbacks of our consumer, public health and environmental protections.
You can find the full list of the federal bills and policies we are monitoring here. Our top priorities for 2021 include: