Dodd Says Financial Reform Might Require Federal Regulator

Lehmann, R. J.
December 2008
Best's Review;Dec2008, Vol. 109 Issue 8, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the announcement made by Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd that he will remain his post to oversee a new regulatory framework for financial services in the U.S. Dodd has been rumored to be interested in taking over the Foreign Relation Committee chairmanship. According to him, financial regulatory reform might require federal regulator.


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