News bites: Industry embraces delay in fracking rules

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The U.S. Agriculture Department proposed new labeling requirements for mechanically tenderized beef. The draft rule was promptly criticized by a leading industry group.

House Republicans demanded that the Environmental Protection Agency respond to accusations of Freedom of Information Act fees.

The chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission defended progress on Dodd-Frank Act rulemaking.

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued another post-Fukushima safety rule.