27 09, 2017

Press Release: Relevant to E&E Legal Litigation, House Science Committee Questions relationship between NIEHS and Ramazzini Institute

2017-09-27T13:24:57-04:00September 27th, 2017|Conflict of Interest, Glyphosate, HHS, NIEHS, NIH, Press Releases, Richardson|

Washington, D.C. - Today the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee sent a letter to the Department of Health and Human Services  seeking answers on the relationship between the Obama National Institute of Environmental Health Science (NIEHS) and Italy’s Ramazzini Institute (IBR). The IBR, and its affiliate the Collegium Ramazzini, the received $92 million dollars worth of [...]

13 09, 2017

Press Release: E&E Legal Forced to Sue HHS Once Again for Failure to Release Public Records

2017-09-13T08:42:18-04:00September 13th, 2017|Conflict of Interest, Glyphosate, HHS, NIH, Press Releases, Suits|

For Immediate Release: September 13 ,2017 Contact: [email protected] 202-810-2001 Washington, D.C. – The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) filed suit on Tuesday against the Department of Health and Human Services. This is the latest in a series of E&E Legal actions centering on the complex questions surrounding the agricultural chemical glyphosate, a recent target of environmentalist activists [...]

2 08, 2017

E&E Legal Forced to Sue NIEHS After the Agency Ignored FOIA Requests Related to Ramazzini Institute

2017-08-02T20:08:33-04:00August 2nd, 2017|Conflict of Interest, International, NIH, Scandal, Suits, Transparency|

The Energy & Environmental Legal Institute was forced to file suit (along with Exhibit 1 and Exhibit 2) against the National Institute for Environmental Health Studies (NIEHS) a component of the Department of Health & Human Services, after NIEHS ignored two different FOIA requests made seeking public records, specifically proposals and contracts between the agency and the [...]

29 06, 2017

Arnold: US funding dubious science and unfounded fear

2017-07-03T10:17:58-04:00June 29th, 2017|Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, NIH, Scandal, Transparency|

by Ron Arnold As Appearing in the Canada Free Press Donald Trump’s EPA is facing a tsunami of vitriol for trying to drain the DC swamp of rogue regulators that rule with made-to-order scientific lies and invented threats, such as its ruling that the carbon dioxide which makes life on Earth possible is a pollutant. [...]

3 04, 2017

Stier: Who’s getting money from NIH?

2017-04-03T18:35:57-04:00April 3rd, 2017|Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, NIH, Transparency|

by Jeff Stier Heartland Institute A pair of foreign research organizations have gotten numerous grants for work of unclear value As  Democrats and the scientific establishment howl over President Trump's proposed budget cuts to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Congress is investigating whether that agency misspent U.S. tax dollars to fund two European cancer [...]

3 04, 2017

National Review: A pair of foreign research organizations have gotten numerous grants for work of unclear value

2017-04-03T04:00:20-04:00April 3rd, 2017|Bad Science, International, Media Coverage, NIH, Scandal|

by Julie Kelly & Jeff Stier National Review A pair of foreign research organizations have gotten numerous grants for work of unclear value. As Democrats and the scientific establishment howl over President Trump’s proposed budget cuts to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Congress is investigating whether that agency misspent U.S. tax dollars to fund [...]

27 03, 2017

Breitbart: Congress Seeks Investigation Into National Institutes Of Health Funding Of Italian Research Group

2017-03-27T10:30:02-04:00March 27th, 2017|Conflict of Interest, International, Media Coverage, NIH, Scandal, Suits|

by Penny Star Breitbart The House Science, Space and Technology Committee is looking into whether the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has mismanaged as much as $315 million in taxpayer-funded grants awarded to the Italian research group Ramazzini Institute, an “independent” science academy that focuses on occupational and environmental health threats. On Friday, the committee [...]

17 03, 2017

Press Release: E&E Legal Again Forced to Sue NIH for Public Records Re: U.S. Taxpayer-Funded Payments to the International Agency for Research on Cancer, Italy’s Ramazzini Institute

2017-03-17T15:59:32-04:00March 17th, 2017|Conflict of Interest, NIH, Press Releases, Richardson|

For Immediate Release: March 17, 2017 Contact: David Sanders [email protected] 202-810-2001 Washington, D.C. – The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) and the Free Market Environmental Law Clinic (FME Law) filed suit this week against the Department of Health and Human Services. This is the latest in a series of E&E Legal actions centering [...]