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Trump Poised To Sign CRA Measure Revoking Obama Procurement Policy

March 07, 2017
President Donald Trump is expected to soon sign a resolution revoking the Obama administration's policy requiring federal agencies to consider worker safety and other labor law violations in procurement after the Senate narrowly approved the measure. But the action is spurring criticism from Democrats and labor groups, who say that eliminating the Obama-era policy would break Trump's promises to help workers. Senators March 6 voted along party lines 49-48 to approve H.J. Res. 37, clearing the measure that the House...


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