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Debate over government size plays out in consumer commission
Tuesday - 9/28/2010, 5:51pm EDT
With the November midterm elections approaching, Republicans are positioning themselves in firm in opposition to the Obama administration's initiatives.
Tom Shoop, editor-in-chief at Government Executive Magazine, joined the DorobekINSIDER to discuss how the debate is playing out in the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Last week CPSC created a new Office of Education, Global Outreach, and Small Business Ombudsman to "carry out education and outreach activities," Government Executive reports.
The CPSC Chairman Inez Tenenbaum lauded the move. But a Republican commissioner took a different view, saying creating a new program was "simply irresponsible."