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Bias Complaints Spur Probe of Labor Board Watchdog

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is reviewing three discrimination complaints against federal labor board Inspector General David Berry, and two members of Congress are asking questions about the watchdog’s behavior on the job, according to investigatory reports and letters between board officials and lawmakers obtained by Bloomberg Law.

Farelogix Emails Show Prior Concern Over Sabre’s Dominance

Farelogix’s top executive expressed concern in the past that Sabre Corp.'s growing power over airlines and travel agencies would lead to higher flight costs and fewer options for consumers, according to emails and documents presented at trial by the Justice Department.

PFAS: The 'Forever Chemicals'

97% of Americans have a detectable amount of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, in their blood, but we don’t yet know all of their health effects. The EPA says more than 600 PFAS chemicals are in the marketplace in the U.S., and the OECD says there could be 5,000 types worldwide. States are racing to regulate PFAS, while the federal government lags.

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