Klobuchar To Replace Kohl As Senate Antitrust Panel Head

Law360, New York (January 31, 2013, 4:00 PM EST) -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said Thursday that she is taking over the top spot on the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights from former Sen. Herb Kohl, D-Wis., while Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, will stay on as ranking member.

Klobuchar and Lee said that under her leadership, the antitrust subcommittee will continue its oversight of antitrust enforcement at the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission, keep an eye on the state of competition in various industries, and examine...
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