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William Wallace
Manager, Home and Safety Policy

William Wallace is Manager, Home and Safety Policy for Consumer Reports. Based in the Washington, D.C., office, he works on public policy and advocacy issues related to household products, including product safety, as well as motor vehicle safety and vehicle automation. Prior to joining CR, he spent five years working for the U.S. House of Representatives, primarily at the Committee on Energy and Commerce as legislative staff for safety, consumer protection, general commerce, and international trade-related matters.

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