Sunday, February 17, 2008

CPSC Overhaul Agreement In Sight

So reports the Washington Post. The compromise measure would more than double the beleaguered agency's budget and add some additional powers. Consumers' groups appear generally supportive (with a significant dissent from Public Citizen), while the National Association of Manufacturers was critical, contending that the new bill would not improve safety but instead merely increase litigation.

--BC

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