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Equal Employment, Labor Board Nominees to Get Committee Vote (2)

May 20, 2020, 9:30 PM; Updated: May 20, 2020, 11:07 PM

Nominees for the National Labor Relations Board and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will be voted on by a Senate panel early next month, in a move that could end a prolonged delay in efforts to advance the nominations.

The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on June 3 will consider the two NLRB nominees—former Democratic member Lauren McFerran and current Republican member Marvin Kaplan—along with three EEOC picks: Democratic nominee Jocelyn Samuels and Republican nominees Andrea Lucas and Keith Sonderling, according to a committee spokesman.

The nominees are expected to be voted on as a package deal, but...

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