Congressmen Pressure Toyota Over Research

Law360, New York (April 16, 2010, 5:27 PM EDT) -- Reps. Henry A. Waxman, D-Calif., and Bart Stupak, D-Mich., have asked Toyota Motor Sales USA and a California-based research firm to provide information documenting their relationship in an ongoing probe into sudden unintended acceleration problems with Toyota vehicles.

Waxman, chair of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, and Stupak, chair of the House subcommittee on oversight and investigation, asked in a letter Friday that James Lentz, president and chief operating officer of Toyota, and Paul Johnson, president and CEO of Exponent Inc., turn over the...
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