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Congress Should Capitalize on Success of TSCA Reform

Energy / Press Release June 7, 2016

Both chambers’ overwhelming support for sweeping overhaul of TSCA demonstrates that Congress maintains the ability to resolve complex issues even in an election year.

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Grumet: Congress Reinvigorating Rules of the Road

Governance / News July 20, 2015

We see a glimmer of effective governance that contradicts the narrative of congressional incompetence as an embedded feature of our democracy.

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BPC Calls for Enhanced Emergency Powers During Financial Panics

Finance / Press Release May 20, 2015

BPC shares the bipartisan commitment of Senators David Vitter (R-LA) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to ending the era of backdoor bailouts.

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Bipartisan Action on Lautenberg TSCA Reform Bill

Kimberly Dean / Blog May 14, 2015

The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy unanimously approved the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015.

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Signs of Congressional Life

Jason Grumet / Blog April 13, 2015

While there is much work left to do, the fact that Congress is making meaningful progress on a complex issue is cause for guarded optimism.

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Letter to Senators Udall and Vitter Commending The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act

Byron L. Dorgan, Trent Lott / Research March 17, 2015

The legislation will provide a clearer framework for regulating the safety of toxic chemicals in everyday products for the protection of consumers.

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BPC Leaders Applaud Frank Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act

Energy / Press Release March 17, 2015

The bipartisan bill will revise the forty-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act to better suit the needs of our nation’s primary chemical regulatory framework.

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