LIST: Nominees at Stake in Filibuster Fight

Updated: 07/16/2013 12:00 PM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson



Photo: MGN Online
Photo: MGN Online

At the center of the bitter fight over filibuster rights in the Senate are seven people nominated by President Barack Obama to serve in administration agencies. They are:
    
-Richard Cordray, director, Bureau of Consumer Financial protection. Nominated July, 17, 2011.
    
-Richard Griffin, member, National Labor Relations Board. Nominated December 15, 2011.
    
-Sharon Block, member, National Labor Relations Board. Nominated December 15, 2011.
    
-Mark Pearce, member, National Labor Relations Board. Nominated April 9, 2013.
    
-Tom Perez, secretary of Labor. Nominated March 18, 2013.
    
-Gina McCarthy, administrator, Environmental Protection Agency. Nominated March 4, 2013.
    
-Fred Hochberg, president and chairman of the Board of Directors, U.S. Export-Import Bank.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)