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Congress Asks Live Nation for Answers, Documents on Astroworld Tragedy

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Chris Willman Music WriterUPDATED: Members of a congressional committee sent Live Nation an open letter Wednesday asking for written answers to questions relating to the deadly Astroworld Festival debacle Nov.

5, contending that “the tragedy at Astroworld Festival follows a long line of other tragic events and safety violations involving Live Nation.”The letter, signed by Carolyn B.

Maloney, chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform and four other members of Congress, is addressed to Michael Rapino, Live Nation’s president-CEO, and demands answers to seven questions by Jan.

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