After Committee Deadlock, Senate Poised To Vote On OECA Nominee

August 4, 2022
The Senate is slated to vote later this week on whether to discharge the nomination of David Uhlmann, the Biden administration’s long-stalled nominee to lead EPA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA), from the environment committee to the Senate floor after the panel deadlocked on the nomination earlier this year. Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) Aug. 4 moved to discharge Uhlmann’s nomination from the Environment and Public Works Committee, which voted 10-10 along party lines last April, to...

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