Ed & Labor Ranking Member Virginia Foxx, Oversight & Reform Ranking Member James Comer, Rep. Tim Walberg, and Rep. Michael Cloud sent letters to the Biden-Harris Transition Team and the White House Counsel’s office seeking answers for President Biden’s “unprecedented removal” of National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) General Counsel Peter Robb and Deputy General Counsel Alice Stock, who replaced Robb after his firing.
President Biden’s decision to fire Robb has been covered previously, with outlets reporting on the abuse of power he engaged in to remove him solely to appease big labor:
- The Washington Free Beacon: “Biden Fires Labor Arbiter In ‘Unprecedented’ First Move”
House Republicans want to know if the NLRB General Counsel – a four-year Senate-confirmed position who is is responsible for leading the board in protecting American workers’ rights in the workplace – was removed for political, retaliatory, or other reasons. The letter to the Biden-Harris Transition Team and the White House Counsel’s office can be viewed below: