Uhlmann Wins Long-Awaited Senate Confirmation As EPA Enforcement Chief

July 20, 2023
The Senate has confirmed David Uhlmann to serve as EPA’s enforcement chief in a 53-46 vote July 20, allowing him to formally serve as assistant administrator for the Office of Enforcement & Compliance Assurance (OECA) a little more than two years after President Joe Biden first nominated him to that post. GOP Sens. Bill Cassidy (LA), Susan Collins (ME) and Lisa Murkowski (AK) voted in favor of Uhlmann’s nomination while Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) voted no, and Sen. John Barrasso...

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