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Vote YES for OSPIRG! | University of Oregon

** Vote YES for OSPIRG! ** Vote yes for student advocacy! **
Vote ONLINE on Duck Web https://duckweb.uoregon.edu/
Monday to Thursday, April 10-13, 
in the Student Government Elections.

Go to https://duckweb.uoregon.edu/, click student menu, click Vote Now 2017 ASUO Regular Elections. Scroll to the very bottom, vote yes on OSPIRG, question 98.
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News Release | OSPIRG Students | Public Health

KFC To Eliminate Use of Medically Important Antibiotics from Chicken Supply Announcement is a Major Victory for Consumers and Public Health

Today, KFC U.S. announced that by the end of 2018, all chicken purchased by the company will be raised without antibiotics important to human medicine. A coalition of consumer and public health groups, including OSPIRG Students, had urged the company to act on the issue.

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News Release | Higher Ed

576 Higher Education Advocates Urge Congress to Protect Student Aid

Yesterday, 576 higher education advocates representing students, institutions, educators, and consumers sent a letter to Congress urging them to protect critical federal student aid programs.


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Blog Post | Higher Ed

576 Higher Education Groups Urge Congress to Support Student Aid | Kaitlin Steen

Today, 576 organizations and institutions of higher education sent a letter to Congress asking them to protect federal student aid as they finish up FY17 appropriations and start working on FY18. U.S PIRG worked in a large coalition representing students, institutions, educators, advocates, and employers to draft and circulate the letter of support. The letter comes after calls by President Trump to cut the Pell grant reserve by a combined $5.2 billion in FY17 and FY18 and multiple proposals in Congress to cut a portion of the Pell grant reserve. 

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Report | Environment America Research & Policy Center | Energy

Renewable Energy 100

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