House Republican Comer Demands SEC Turn Over Documents on ESG, EU – Bloomberg

A top House Republican is threatening to subpoena the Securities and Exchange Commission for any documents about US involvement in crafting European Union environmental, social and governance regulations that GOP lawmakers say harm American businesses.

House Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer expressed concern to SEC Chairman Gary Gensler in a letter Thursday that the agency is trying to “stonewall” the Republican panel’s investigation into whether the US cooperated with the EU on its climate directives.

Source: House Republican Comer Demands SEC Turn Over Documents on ESG, EU – Bloomberg