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April 23, 2021, 4:30 PMUpdated: April 26, 2021, 5:04 PM

Lawmakers Press Labor Agency on Covid Workplace Rule (Correct)

Andrew Kreighbaum
Andrew Kreighbaum

House Democrats seeking answers on a delayed Covid-19 workplace safety rule are asking Biden administration officials to appear at a subcommittee hearing next week.

The hearing reflects mounting frustrations among lawmakers over the wait for a virus workplace standard three months after President Joe Biden, in an executive order, directed the Department of Labor to consider issuing an emergency rule to protect workers from Covid-19 on the job.

Virus Workplace Rule Still MIA Three Months After Biden Order

The Education and Labor Committee’s Subcommittee on Workplace Protections will hold a hearing April 30 with officials from the DOL and ...

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