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Topic - James J. Brudney
The National Labor Relations Board should be "insulated" from the congressional Republicans who are pressuring the agency to drop a case against aerospace giant Boeing, because it could "intimidate" the group and "taint" the case, legal experts said Thursday in a panel hosted by the liberal-leaning American Constitution Society for Law and Policy.
Mr. Brudney seemed to agree that these efforts by Republican lawmakers could "undermine" the outcome of the case and unduly influence the NLRB.
"There is a concern that [congressional pressure] could taint the case," said James J. Brudney, a law professor at Ohio State University, part of the ACS panel.