Biden Picks for NLRB, DOL Legal Chiefs Get Senate Hearing Date

April 22, 2021, 5:23 PM

President Joe Biden’s legal chief nominees for the National Labor Relations Board and U.S. Labor Department—Jennifer Abruzzo and Seema Nanda, respectively—have been scheduled for a joint hearing before the Senate labor panel April 29.

  • Abruzzo, nominated as the NLRB’s general counsel, and Nanda, selected for DOL solicitor, both will testify before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee at 10 a.m. April 29.
  • Abruzzo, a former longtime NLRB lawyer who now works for the Communications Workers of America, likely will meet opposition from Republicans given her deep union ties and the ouster of former General Counsel Peter Robb ...

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