"I don’t think there's any way you could look at this data and not come away with a tremendous sense of urgency."
Lhamon said that her office's increased workload is partly of its own making. "We knew when we issued the guidance we did
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"It'd always be nice to have more tools. There's always more we can use," Lhamon said during the panel Monday. "Where I sit
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