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Joint letter to House Energy and Commerce Committee seeking preservation of 5.9 GHz band for transportation safety

We write to express significant concern with efforts underway at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reallocate spectrum in the 5.9 GHz band away from…

September 16, 2020

Coalition letter urging the White House to prevent the FCC from reallocating transportation safety spectrum

We write to express significant concern with efforts underway at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reallocate spectrum in the 5.9 GHz band away from…

September 8, 2020

CR comments to Copyright Office supporting renewal of pro-consumer exemptions from section 1201 of Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Description: CR submitted comments to the Copyright Office in the current round of its “Triennial Review” under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, in which it…

September 8, 2020

Press Release

Blog: Consumer Reports calls on automakers to drop support for rollback of federal gas mileage standards

Consumer Reports continues to urge automakers to stop support for an initiative that will cause U.S. consumers to lose hundreds of billions of dollars.   …

September 1, 2020

CR letter to EPA in support of updating vehicle test fuel procedures

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is considering a proposal to adjust its greenhouse gas emissions test procedures to account for the switch from Tier 2…

August 20, 2020

Joint Statement Urging New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to Sign Lifesaving Seat Belt Upgrade Into Law

S. 4336/A. 6163 will save lives, reduce injuries and curb costs As organizations representing traffic safety, public health and medical professionals, emergency responders and the…

July 29, 2020

CR joins 40 organizations in urging Congress to invest in public transit and electrifying the transportation sector in upcoming stimulus package

Consumer Reports joined 40 organizations this week in urging members of Congress to fortify transit service and infrastructure for frontline workers, and invest in electrifying…

July 23, 2020

CR letter to Senate HSGAC in opposition to REINS Act

Description: CR letter to Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, in opposition to S. 92, the so-called Regulations from the Executive in Need of…

July 21, 2020

Consumer Reports comments on California’s Clean Transportation Program plan to fund charging infrastructure for multifamily dwellings

These comments were submitted as part of CR’s role as a member of the Clean Transportation Program Advisory Committee for the California Energy Commission. Our…

July 15, 2020

Lyft announcement on electrification shows why consumers need stronger state standards

Lyft, Inc. wants every vehicle on its platform to be gas-free and all-electric by 2030. This would mean that, by 2030, when a Lyft customer…

July 15, 2020

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