Peter Feldman Confirmed as newest CPSC Commissioner

Peter A. Feldman, senior counsel to Senator Thune and the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation was confirmed by the Senate to complete Joe Mohorovic’s term on the CPSC  expiring in October, 2019 AND to a seven year term commencing October 2019.  Mr. Feldman’s confirmation establishes a 3-2 Republican majority on the CPSC for the first time in over a decade. Mr. Feldman is considered very knowledgeable in product safety laws and the Commission’s activities.   Acting Chair Buerkle now has the ability to orchestrate her agenda and the next year will be an interesting one for the Commission.