15 Dec '11, 2pm

A Knock Down, Drag Out Fight in the Nuclear Family: Members of Congress seemed to be playing marriage counselor

A Knock Down, Drag Out Fight in the Nuclear Family: Members of Congress seemed to be playing marriage counselor

Getty Images Gregory B. Jaczko, the chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, leaning forward, was flanked by commission members critical of his leadership on Wednesday at a House hearing. It was technically a hearing in the House of Representatives, but when the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform heard from all five members of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Wednesday for two and a half hours, it sometimes sounded like a counseling session for a bad marriage, complete with he said, she said. Conducted live on the Internet, a couple dozen members of Congress seemed to be playing marriage counselor to the commission’s chairman, Gregory B. Jaczko, and its other four members. As I wrote in Thursday’s paper , the main issue seemed to be whether the chairman had too tight a grip on the commission’s staff and on the information flow to the other commissioners...

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