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Topic - Tyson Slocum
The company "has failed to prove that it is a responsible contractor deserving of lucrative taxpayer deals," he said.
"It's an agency people don't recognize, but they're overseeing the agricultural, energy and metals commodities, which have a huge impact on the prices of things we buy every day," said Tyson Slocum, energy program director for the watchdog group Public Citizen. "Having the market monitored is crucial to ensure the prices are based on supply and demand and not market shenanigans."