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Consumer Reports applauds the introduction of California bill that would make it easier for consumers to exercise their privacy rights through opt-out preference signals

Sacramento, CA — Consumer Reports announced its support today for AB 3048, a bill that would require browsers and devices to offer consumers the ability…

February 27, 2024

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Consumer Reports supports FTC suit to block Kroger-Albertsons merger

WASHINGTON, D.C. —Consumer Reports applauded the Federal Trade Commission’S (FTC) lawsuit to block Kroger Company’s $24.6 billion acquisition of the Albertsons Companies, Inc., the largest…

February 26, 2024

Consumer Reports Opposes Kentucky H.B. 15, Consumer Privacy Legislation

Consumer Reports opposes, unless it is amended, Kentucky H.B. 15, consumer privacy legislation. The bill seeks to provide to Kentucky consumers the right to know…

February 23, 2024

CR letter to Del Monte on plastic chemicals in its canned sliced peaches

In a letter to Del Monte, Consumer Reports urged the company to protect consumers from high levels of potentially hazardous plastic chemicals in its food…

February 22, 2024

CR letter to Thai Union of North American on plastic chemicals in Chicken of the Sea canned salmon

In a letter to Thai Union of North America, Consumer Reports urged the company to protect consumers from high levels of potentially hazardous plastic chemicals…

February 22, 2024

CR letter to Fairlife on plastic chemicals in its Core Power High Protein Chocolate Milk Shake product

In a letter to Chicago-based Fairlife, Consumer Reports urged the company to protect consumers from high levels of potentially hazardous plastic chemicals in its food.…

February 22, 2024

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Consumer Reports applauds the FCC for moving forward with vote to require cable companies to display all-in price on consumer bills and promotional activities

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced plans to move forward with a vote in March to finalize rules that will require cable and satellite providers…

February 22, 2024

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Consumer Reports statement on news reports about new EPA rules to reduce tailpipe emissions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Multiple news outlets have reported that the White House is preparing to finalize new rules to reduce tailpipe emissions from new cars…

February 21, 2024

Consumer Reports comment letter to the Treasury Department on financial inclusion

Consumer Reports letter to the Department of Treasury in response to its Request for Information on financial inclusion. CR commends and fully supports the Treasury…

February 21, 2024

Joint coalition letter urging leaders of Senate and House Appropriation Committees to protect funding for the USDA, FTC, and DOJ so they can continue enforcing antitrust laws

Joint coalition letter to leaders of the Senate and House Appropriation Committees to protect funding for the United States Department of Agriculture, Federal Trade Commission,…

February 16, 2024

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