federal government

Stand up for environmental justice, stop the Dakota Access Pipeline!

November 6, 2023

INACTIVE – The Army Corps of Engineers has once again failed the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe by completing a biased environmental review of the Dakota Access Pipeline, all while the pipeline continues to operate illegally. Submit your comment and tell them we need a new review!

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Back from the Brink to Biden: Get moving to prevent nuclear war

October 27, 2023

In the run-up to the 2nd Meeting of States Parties (2MSP) to the nuclear ban treaty, Back from the Brink is lining up local elected officials behind a letter to President Biden encouraging him to send official U.S. “Observers” to the meeting. 

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Tell PHMSA to protect us from pipelines

October 19, 2023
Aerial photo of a house destroyed by a gas explosion in Merrimack Valley, MA, 2018

INACTIVE – The deadly 2018 Merrimack Valley gas explosions are a vivid example of the need for more pipeline safety regulations. Submit a comment to PHMSA urging them to strengthen pipeline safety measures.

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‘The World Is at Stake’: Defuse Nuclear War Kicks Off Nationwide Week of Action

September 27, 2023

Article in Common Dreams quoting Sean Arent of Washington PSR.

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Tell the Biden Administration: It is time for the U.S. to engage with the Ban Treaty

September 21, 2023

INACTIVE – Please send a message to the Biden Administration encouraging him to send an official delegation of observers to this important international meeting at the UN.

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Take Action: Power to NEPA!

September 21, 2023

INACTIVE – The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) protects our environment and gives communities a say in projects that may impact their health and local environment. Submit a comment today so NEPA can continue fulfilling this mission.

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Victims of radiation exposure experience rare win in U.S. Senate: What to know and how to help

August 25, 2023

The RECA Amendments of 2023 Act seeks to extend RECA for an additional 19 years and expand eligibility for victims of radiation exposure.

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The Inflation Reduction Act – One Year Later

August 25, 2023

On August 16, 2023, the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) had its first anniversary. Since its passing, the landmark climate and clean energy legislation has ushered in a new era of clean energy investment in the United States.

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EPA Heard us Loud and Clear on Carbon

August 25, 2023

Last month we began collecting your comments on EPA’s proposal to cut carbon emissions from coal- and gas-fired power plants. Together, PSR’s members submitted over 1,000 comments!

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EPA’s Decision to Delay Updating Ozone Pollution Standards is a Disappointment and Betrayal to Public Health

August 22, 2023

Physicians for Social Responsibility is deeply disappointed in the EPA’s decision to delay updating the National Ambient Air Quality Standard for Ozone.

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