Politics

Olympic Reform Legislation Heads to Presidents Desk for Signature

Broad Olympic reform legislation, after unanimously passing in the House of Representatives Thursday, now heads to the presidents desk to be signed into law. The package was introduced by U.S. Sens. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), chairman and ranking member of the U.S. Senate Commerce Subcommittee, which has authority and oversight of the health and safety of U.S. Olympic athletes. “Today, the House passed our Olympic reform legislation advancing critical changes and effective safeguards to protect our Olympic, Paralympic, and amateur athletes," Moran and Blumenthal wrote in a joint statement on Thursday. "Through the input and guidance of the courageous survivors—athletes who traveled to Washington shared tRead More From Source