Shaheen: U.S. spill panel should be given subpoena power

09/30/2010 | Hill, The

The Senate should respond to the presidential spill panel's request for subpoena power before it adjourns until after November's elections, said Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H. The co-chairmen of the commission have complained that not having such authority is affecting their investigation. "I had hoped that we might be able to get something done on it this afternoon. Unfortunately, it is my understanding that we still don't have agreement from the minority to support that going forward," Shaheen said Wednesday.

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