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Making Health Care Work
Fighting to control the skyrocketing cost of health care.
PIRG Consumer Watchdog
For more than 40 years, we’ve been educating consumers how to protect themselves and their rights. We fight to get dangerous products off store shelves, to end exploitative practices, and ensure a level playing field in the marketplace. And we advocate for new rules, institutions and policies to defend consumers from the economic and political power of special interests. Right now, our Watchdog team is focused on consumer threats from data breaches to dangerous toys.
Pledge to be Toxic-Free
Safe alternatives are possible and profitable.
Reining in Wall Street
Standing up for consumers against reckless banking and financial practices.
Stop Highway Boondoggles
Expensive, wasteful highway projects shouldn't take precedent over public transportation needs.
Stop The Overuse Of Antibiotics on Factory Farms
Widespread overuse of antibiotics is putting our health at risk.
Zero Out Toxics
We’re working in communities and with companies to zero out the toxic chemicals that put our health and environment at risk.
Tools & Resources
DEFEND THE CFPB
Tell your senators to oppose the “Financial CHOICE Act,” which would gut Wall Street reforms and destroy the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as we know it.
Your donation supports CALPIRG’s work to stand up for consumers on the issues that matter, especially when powerful interests are blocking progress.