Issue Date: February 14, 2011
Converging On Reform
Two freshman senators attending their first hearing on the federal chemical control law might have expected discord among the witnesses. This would have been reasonable because those testifying before them on Feb. 3 represented divergent interests—the chemical industry, the environmental community, and the Obama Administration.
Instead, Sens. Michael R. Johanns (R-Neb.) and John Boozman (R-Ark.) heard harmony—albeit not unison—in the witnesses’ calls to modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). That law, which governs the . . .
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