CEQ Nominee Mallory Sidesteps GOP Queries On Former SELC Advocacy

March 30, 2021
Brenda Mallory, the nominee to lead the Biden White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), is sidestepping GOP senators’ queries about whether her previous policy advocacy work with the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC), including opposing fossil fuel energy sources, will affect the decisions she would make at CEQ. In written answers to Republican senators’ questions following her March 3 Senate Environment & Public Works Committee (EPW) confirmation hearing, Mallory -- most recently SELC’s director of regulatory policy -- instead...

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