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August 8, 2020

CSB At Risk Of Losing Quorum As Nominee Stalls Amid Partisan Squabble

January 29, 2020 at 2:50 PM
Senators are warning that the Chemical Safety Board (CSB) risks losing its quorum when one of its two current member’s terms expires next week and are calling for the Senate to quickly vote on a pending Trump administration nominee, though the vote appears to have stalled amid partisan wrangling. During a Jan. 29 Senate environment committee hearing on CSB, an independent agency that investigates industrial accidents and recommends changes to prevent future incidents, both committee Chairman John Barrasso (R-WY) and...

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