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Unformatted text preview: system. He founded Public Citizen to advocate for consumer rights, also bring antitrust when the Justice Department did not bring that. He had also sued federal agencies when they failed to adopt health and safety regulations. Nader thinks that after 2000, the trial lawyers have been vitriolic. He blames them for not using their money to help counteract the influence of the Chamber of Commerce and other business groups before the federal courts. As a result of this, his colleagues at Public Citizen are underfinanced. There were some lawyers who left Public Citizen because they tired of losing. He said at last that American people live in a country where they can have almost anything they want, but his regret is that it seems that they dont want much of anything at all....
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- Spring '10