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White House accused of stalling

Officials: Contentious issues delayed before 2012 election

Posted: December 16, 2013 at 5:45 a.m.

WASHINGTON — The White House systematically delayed enacting a series of rules on the environment, worker safety and health care to prevent them from becoming points of contention before the 2012 election, according to documents and interviews with current and former administration officials.

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