Travelers need more protections when flights are canceled
The Department of Transportation (DOT) needs to do more to put a stop to bad airline behavior.
CALPIRG is an advocate for the public interest. We speak out for the public and stand up to special interests on problems that affect the public's health, safety and wellbeing.
How much food does America waste and what can we do to stop it?
Mercury pollution from power plants threatens our health. New proposed EPA standards can help.
1 in 4 California child care centers have alarming levels of lead in drinking water
Right to Repair legislation achieves new milestone
Recall Alert: Peloton recalls two million exercise bikes
What You Can Do
Tell Congress: Pass this bill to combat the worst kind of food waste
Take action to stop toxic mercury pollution
Tell the EPA: Americans deserve stronger protections against chemical plant pollution
Food for Thought Part 2: An analysis of food recalls for 2022
I like that PIRG digs down and finds ways the system has been rigged against our long-term welfare and tries to translate that into legislative and legal action at the state, local and national levels.Nick Bridge, Member
PIRG will keep working until the job’s done
I greatly appreciate PIRG for fighting for a safer, healthier world.Helen M, Member
PIRG keeps me informed
I see daily reminders of how much damage we have done and know that fixing that damage starts with me.Matt C.V., Member
Fixing that damage starts with me.
I think your organization has done a great job selecting issues where the public interest needs an advocate.Clare Feinson, Member
Why I support PIRG
...there is a huge need for groups such as CALPIRG to watch out for “the little guy” and for the planet. Being part of CALPIRG makes me feel like I’m part of the team even though I’m not actually doing the work.Anastasia "Stacey" Bertolet, Member