The petition asks Democrats to reject the bipartisan bill.
The EPA said it could take over 100 years to regulate 1,000 chemicals under the bill.
Sens. Boxer and Markey want elements of their bill in the competing Udall-Vitter bill.
Proponents of the Vitter-Udall bill say, the effort is already gaining traction.
The bill would require the EPA to quickly consider banning asbestos.
Sens. Tom Udall and David Vitter are leading a bipartisan group of lawmakers.
The Senate passed two bills dealing with conservation efforts on Tuesday.
A broad range of lawmakers are pushing the Federal Reserve to tighten its rules on future emergency...
Senators voted to require a community banker in one of the bank’s seven seats.
The senators say Reid prevented a vote that could have stopped the swap.
Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) called on Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-...
The National Association of Realtors (NAR) said existing home sales increased 1.3 percent – the...
EPA says the risk assessment demonstrates a need for chemical law reform.
The bill was dicussed in committee for the first time Wednesday.
Senator claims the Udall-Vitter bill was created by those it would regulate.
The Udall-Vitter bill will be discussed in committee on Wednesday.
Under the current Toxic Chemicals Control Act, the EPA has been unable to regulate asbestos....
Sen. David Vitter said language repealing part of the Dodd-Frank law should be scrapped.
Sen. Vitter tried to pass a House bill to allow people to keep their insurance plans under...
The long-awaited report from the GAO is due Thursday.
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The stance puts Vitter at odds with outgoing Louisiana Gov. Jindal, whom he hopes to replace.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is now back to full strength.
Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) is accusing a nominee to join the Commodity Futures Trading Commission of...