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Senate GOP Eyes Speedy Confirmation For Dunn After TSCA Pledges

November 29, 2018
Senate Republicans are eying a speedy confirmation for Alexandra Dunn, President Donald Trump's second nominee to lead EPA's toxics office, after a confirmation hearing where Democrats welcomed public and private pledges the nominee has made though they signaled they still need additional commitments before allowing the nomination to advance. Senate environment committee Chairman John Barrasso (R-WY) told reporters after the Nov. 29 hearing that his “goal” is to try to approve Dunn's nomination on the floor by unanimous consent as...

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