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Senate confirms Lina Khan as Federal Trade Commission commissioner

The U.S. Senate voted Tuesday to confirm Columbia University Professor Lina Khan, a noted antitrust and anti-monopoly law expert, as a Federal Trade Commission Commissioner. U.S. PIRG supported President Joe Biden's nomination of Khan to the FTC and called on senators to confirm her based on her almost unparalleled qualifications. 

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House panel advances fix-it-first, carbon-conscious approach to transportation

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee advanced the “Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America (INVEST in America) Act” early Thursday morning.

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STATEMENT: Right to Repair passes New York Senate on 51-12 vote

This is the first time a broad Right to Repair measure has seen a full chamber vote 

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Statement: House panel takes valuable step toward reversing catastrophic methane rule

The House Energy and Commerce Committee advanced a resolution on Thursday which would undo a Trump-era rollback of methane emission controls. 

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