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  •  Union of Concerned Scientist (4+ / 0-)
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    I just got an e-mail from them that this bill is being

    On Friday, I asked you to urge your senators to oppose misguided legislation that would have made it easier for political interests to interfere in the work of independent agencies like the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

    I'm sure your email inbox, like mine, was overflowing with election-related emails. But you took the time to respond.

    Just a few moments ago, we heard that the bill's sponsors have put off a vote on the legislation. This wouldn't have happened without the input and scrutiny that you—and thousands of other UCS supporters—provided.

    There's still a chance the legislation could be considered after Thanksgiving. We're working hard to make sure that doesn't happen. But if I hear that it's back on the table, you'll be the first to know.

    Thanks so much for taking the time to email your senators. This time, they listened.

    Sincerely,

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