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Consumers Beware
Citizen Advocate Gets Bounced
"...For 10 years McCollough represented the state, taxpayers, and consumers with regards to utility issues. He also represented the..."

Feb. 21, 1997 News Column by Audrey Duff

Apocalypse February!
When digital TV arrives next year, you may not notice
"...and public awareness campaigns. A recent study by the Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of Consumer Reports magazine, found..."

June 13, 2008 News Feature by Kevin Brass

Something Short of Miraculous
Months in the making, the city's plan to maintain reproductive services at Brack still raises questions.
"...League (TARAL), Planned Parenthood of the Texas Capital Region, Consumers Union, and other groups apprehensive about the plan. Lisa..."

Jan. 11, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Energizer Lobbyists
Deregulation Keeps Lobbyists Going... and Going...
"...Janee Breismeister and Reggie James of the Consumers' Union(l), and John Hildreth of the Coalition for Affordable..."

Feb. 21, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Seton's Secrets
Seton HMO comes under fire for failing to report data that could be helpful to consumers.
"...the performance of HMOs and hospitals on behalf of consumers, employers, and health-care professionals. Represented by the state Attorney..."

Dec. 14, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Naked City
A public forum over Austin Energy's proposed "secrecy resolution," which will allow the utility to keep some financial information under wraps in response to competition, yields plenty of discussion but little agreement.
"...competitive marketplace and compete with private companies for electricity consumers; or it could opt to keep control of Austin's..."

July 28, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Capitol Chronicle
The first 200 bills signed by Gov. Perry are a very mixed bag.
"...governor is right. The nonprofit consumer groups (Texas Watch, Consumers Union, Public Citizen, etc.) take a rather dimmer view...."

June 20, 2003 News Column by Michael King

Buried in Scandal
SCI and the Money Trail
"...the agency is supposed to regulate. In 1984, when Consumers Union objected to the office-sharing arrangement, the regulatory agency..."

March 26, 1999 News Feature by Robert Bryce

It's About Bloody Time: Austin's First Trader Joe's Opens Today
The beloved cult grocery chain opens its first of three Austin stores.
"...Despite speculation that the Consumers Union would be present to "protest" (or, perhaps more..."

Sept. 20, 2013 Food Post by Melanie Haupt

Read the Fine Print
With arbitration clauses, homebuilders are erecting a legal wall to keep themselves out of court.
"..."This system is a dead-end street for consumers," Richardson said. "Builders have figured out a way to..."

Aug. 30, 2002 News Feature by Emily Pyle

Bank Shot
Is Bigger Better?
"...independent banks to sell out, leaving slim pickings for consumers who want more than, as Walters puts it, "an..."

Aug. 6, 1999 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

On the Lege
Inaugural Notes
"...the group says, the problem is so bad that consumers have no way of knowing what pesticides are used..."

Jan. 22, 1999 News Column

Lege Notes
Odds and ends – mostly odds – from beneath the pink granite dome
"...big step out of the box for a labor union to endorse a Republican candidate who is not very..."

July 29, 2005 News Column

Naked City
Utilities' estimates of stranded costs associated with deregulation are coming in, and they're far higher than the figures originally provided to the Texas Legislature when the law was being approved.
"...concerned that as these costs get passed along to consumers, residential ratepayers will have to pay the lion's share,..."

June 2, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Cover America Uncovering Health-Care Horrors
Consumer group seeks to expose America's health-care ills
"...expect horror stories," said Meg Bohne, campaign organizer for Consumers Union. "But what we've found is that this is..."

July 25, 2008 News Feature by Lydia Crafts

Naked City
Consumers Union animates drug warnings
"...In the footsteps of those JibJab boys, market watchdogs Consumers Union are presenting a hilarious song and Flash animation..."

March 4, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

The Hightower Report
Cable television promised savings with deregulation … and we're still waiting; and, the "synfuels" loophole has just become a bad joke.
"...this tomfoolery and price gouging by these greedheads, call Consumers Union: 202/462-6262...."

Dec. 19, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

Evidence Buried?
Checkered Past
"...health, safety, or welfare of the public." In 1986, Consumers Union publicly declared that the agency had a "hand-in-glove..."

Aug. 27, 1999 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...to get Taco Bell kicked out of the student union. The group, which launched a boycott of the chain..."

March 4, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Seton Says Sorry
"...(THCIC). A state agency that works on behalf of consumers, employers, and health-care professionals, THCIC annually compiles info on..."

Dec. 21, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Lobbying for Little People
A Profile of Austin's Center for Public Policy Priorities
"...Other well-known groups like Consumers Union and Public Citizen work to protect consumers and..."

Feb. 2, 2001 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Trouble on Green Mountain
Green Mountain blames regulatory and market obstacles for its woes, but critics cite lack of investment in clean energy.
"...transmission and purchasing fees, likely affected their bottom line, Consumers Union policy analyst Tim Morstad suggested that it was..."

Nov. 25, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...evaluation process should not be hidden behind closed doors." Consumers Union has also objected to the nonpublic meetings; for..."

Aug. 13, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Restore CHIP, ranging from the Texas Medical Association to Consumers Union, will hold press conferences throughout the state today..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Snippets From SXSW Interactive 2003
"...organizations like the Digital Consumer, Public Knowledge, and the Consumers Union are working to alert and educate the public...."

March 14, 2003 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Naked City
Happenings
"...Jan. 24-25 at St. Edward's University, is sponsored by Consumers Union, Center for Public Policy Priorities, ACLU of Texas,..."

Jan. 10, 2003 News Feature

To Your Health
Is it worth the extra expense to buy organically grown produce?
"...you pick it from your own back yard. The Consumers Union, an independent testing organization and publisher of Consumer..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

New Mold Regs Stink
"...choice," but consumer advocate groups such as Texas Watch, Consumers Union, and the Austin-based Center for Economic Justice assert..."

Dec. 7, 2001 News Feature by Emily Pyle

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...toxic potions prohibition puts on the streets (see The Consumers Union Report on Licit and Illicit Drugs, www.druglibrary.org/schaffer/Library/studies/cu/cumenu.htm)..."

Nov. 16, 2001 Column

Lines in the Sand
Austin Legislators Prepare to Redraw Their Own Districts -- While Doing Business as Usual
"...general's office, the American Association of Retired People, and Consumers Union...."

Jan. 19, 2001 News Feature by Louis Dubose

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