Dodd Warns Bill Could Be Derailed by Amendments

Kaper, Stacy
May 2010
American Banker;5/14/2010, Vol. 175 Issue F318, p1
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The article reports that U.S. Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd begged Republican and Democratic senators to stop adding more amendments to the regulatory reform legislation of the financial system. He said that too many amendments could prevent the passage of the bill. The efforts of U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on how to address the debate are also discussed.


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