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January 15, 2021

Biden Taps Walsh As Labor Chief, Teeing Up OSHA Enforcement Boost

January 7, 2021 at 4:25 PM
President-elect Joe Biden has selected Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (D), a former president of the city’s building union, as his nominee for Secretary of Labor, following through on campaign promises to give unions a strong voice in labor policy and putting Walsh in charge of an expected push to ramp up OSHA’s enforcement efforts. As first reported by Politico , Biden made his choice on Jan. 7, following days of deliberation where several media reports said the president-elect favored...

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