TITLE

APPOINTMENTS

AUTHOR(S)
Weixel, Nathaniel
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 105, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to politics in the U.S. House Financial Services Committee chairman Barney Frank challenged the opinion of Federal Reserve Board chairman Ben Bernanke on government-sponsored enterprises. Outgoing attorney-general Alberto Gonzales received concerns from House Judiciary Committee members regarding selective prosecution in the country. The House Energy and Commerce Committee denounced the rejection of the State Plan Amendment in New York.
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