By Jeff Mason and Roberta Rampton | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will renominate Republican Kristine Svinicki to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, defying opposition from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a White House official told ...
|Obama plans to renominate GOP member of NRC, averting fight with Senate ...|
Washington Post (blog)
By Ed O'Keefe Gregory Jaczko, right, chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and Kristine Svinicki, commissioner of the NRC, foreground, listen during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing in Washington in December.
|White House To Re-Nominate NRC's Svinicki - Official|
Wall Street Journal
By Ryan Tracy WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)--President Barack Obama will re-nominate Kristine Svinicki to her post on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, a White House official said Thursday, setting up a potential showdown with the Senate's top Democrat.