In rushed vote, Senate advances controversial nomination of former AccuWeather CEO to lead NOAA

Barry Lee Myers, President Donald Trump’s controversial nominee to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), moved one step closer to confirmation Wednesday after a Senate committee voted swiftly, with no debate, to advance his nomination. The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee voted 14-12 along party lines to move Myers’ nomination forward. Should […]

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