ASA Statement on Nomination of Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary
We urge the Senate to move his confirmation process forward as swiftly as possible.
WASHINGTON – American Securities Association (ASA) CEO Chris Iacovella released the following statement on the announcement that the Administration intends to nominate Eugene Scalia to serve as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL):
“Eugene Scalia is a highly accomplished attorney with a great deal of experience navigating the intersection of Washington, American businesses, and the impact of regulation on consumers and Main Street investors. He is a fantastic pick to serve as the next Labor Secretary. ASA looks forward to working with him to ensure the DOL harmonizes its rule with the SEC’s Regulation Best Interest Rule. We urge the Senate to move his confirmation process forward as swiftly as possible.”
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