Volume 92 Issue 28 | p. 7 | News of The Week
Issue Date: July 14, 2014 | Web Date: July 11, 2014

Republicans Seek Ouster Of Chemical Safety Board Chairman

Oversight: Congressmen ask President Obama to fire Rafael Moure-Eraso
Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: Chemical Safety Board, CSB, House Oversight Committee, Moure-Eraso, chemical safety

Several Republicans in the House of Representatives are continuing their push to dump the head of the Chemical Safety & Hazard Investigation Board. They are asking President Barack Obama to fire CSB Chairman Rafael Moure-Eraso.

In a July 7 letter, six congressmen repeat allegations made at a turbulent hearing in June before the House Oversight & Government Reform Committee. At the hearing, committee chairman Darrell E. Issa (R-Calif.) blasted Moure-Eraso’s leadership. Issa also released a . . .

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