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Schumer Moves to Tee Up Final Votes on Pair of Biden NLRB Picks

July 26, 2021, 9:57 PM

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) filed motions Monday to begin limited debate on the nominations of union attorneys Gwynne Wilcox and David Prouty for the National Labor Relations Board, signaling that final confirmation votes could occur in coming days.

  • The full chamber will likely vote Wednesday on whether to invoke cloture on the nominations. If that succeeds, the pair will be eligible for confirmation votes.
  • Wilcox, who would fill an open Democratic seat on the board, is a senior partner at union-side labor and employment firm Levy Ratner. She previously sued McDonald’s Corp. on behalf of the Fight for ...

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