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Democrat Introduces Bill to Restore Obama Safe Workplaces Requirement

November 03, 2017
Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI) has introduced a bill that would require the Department of Defense to vet for past OSHA violations any contractors who bid on or seek renewal of contracts of $1 million or more, seeking to restore protections in an Obama policy that the Trump administration rescinded in March. “Rather than stand up for the hardworking men and women of this nation, President Trump has decided to side with crooked contractors and corporate interests,” Pocan says in an...


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