Quote – Rep. Anne M. Northup (KY-R), The New York Times.

You're creating an enormously expensive regulation without true evidence of what we will get out of it. You're creating an enormous cost that will only have the effect of pushing jobs offshore.

Rep. Anne M. Northup, a Kentucky Republican was the other sponsor of the bill to kill the ergonomics standard. From the New York Times article “House Joins Senate in Repealing Rules on Workplace Injuries”, by Steven Greenhouse.

Thursday, March 8, 2001