“After a careful investigation, the non-partisan GAO confirms what we’ve been critical of all along: The Trump Administration is violating its own rules by putting industry officials in charge of crucially important science advisory boards,” the statement said.
“The GAO’s findings are yet another example Donald Trump handing the keys to Americans’ government to big industries that government is supposed to police,” Sens. Shelden Whitehouse (D-R.I.) and Tom Carper (D-Dela.) said in a statement.”
By Rebecca Beitsch – 07/15/19 06:45 PM EDT