Home

Latest Updates

11/26/2012
Report

The 2012 Trouble in Toyland report is the 27th annual U.S. Public Interest Research Group survey of toy safety. In this report, U.S. PIRG provides safety guidelines for consumers when purchasing toys for small children and provides examples of toys currently on store shelves that may pose potential safety hazards.

More ›
11/06/2012
Blog Post

Young voter enthusiasm and lines to vote grew on college campuses over the course of the day. . 

More ›
11/06/2012
Blog Post

Happy Election Day!

Join the millions of students who are voting this year. By voting in big numbers we can raise the voices of young people, together.

More ›
11/06/2012
News Release

Using on-the-ground and on-line strategies, campaign volunteers are reaching out to their peers in classrooms, on computers and campus quads and urging them to cast a ballot. 

More ›

Pages

PIRG In The News

Sacramento Press

This weatherization event was part of the Energy Alternative Spring Break Service Trip, a new program in California to train students from all across the state to help their communities reduce energy use. The project was spearheaded by the Energy Service Corps, a joint venture between the statewide public interest group CALPIRG (California Public Interest Research Group Foundation) and AmeriCorps.

More ›
City on a Hill Press

Due to miscalculation, federal grant money to be cut by 15 percent.

More ›
The Daily 49er

Proposition 23, which would have suspended carbon limits, failed Tuesday night.

More ›

Pages

Internships

Work on important issues, learn valuable skills, get hands-on experience, and make a difference.