Pitt to Senate: OMB Supports Boosting SEC Funding
- Gathering backlash. Mann, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/8/1994, Vol. 141 Issue 6, p19
Focuses on the backlash in the United States Senate Appropriations Committee backlash against the exorbitant salaries of aerospace officials. Aerospace Industries Association's views on defense salaries.
- Pay Raise Said to Hurt SEC Retention. // American Banker;9/13/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 176, p20
Reports how a pay raise for Securities and Exchange Commission professionals would hurt the agency's drive to attract and retain lawyers and accountants. A provision that put SEC workers under federal ethics rules that restrict post-government work; Why SEC chairman Harvey Pitt sought the pay...
- SHOULD AMERICA HAVE FAITH IN HARVEY? Festa, Elizabeth; Wechsler, Pat // Treasury & Risk Management;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p14
Comments on whether the people of America should have faith in Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey L. Pitt. Challenge to rebuild the agency; Proposal for an independent Public Accountability Board; Scope of corporate lawlessness.
- Lawmakers Back Pitt. // Traders Magazine;Jun2002, Vol. 15 Issue 198, p12
Comments on the performance of Harvey Pitt as chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Discussion on the meeting conducted by the U.S. House of Representatives with the Security Traders Association; Views on Pitt.
- WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE NEW SEC CHAIR. // CPA Journal;Jul2001, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p8
Reports on the appointment of Harvey Pitt to head the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2001. Description of Pitt's career as general counsel at the SEC; Career in law; Role of Pitt in the audit independence debate with the SEC, the American Institute of Certified Public...
- Spending the Surplus. deSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;5/25/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32389, p35
The article reports on the approval of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee of a 2007 budget that would spend a two billion-dollar surplus on state employee pay raises in North Carolina. Raises would include wage increases for teachers. Lawmakers were also considering eliminating a half-cent...
- Obama Would Veto Bill in Senate that Would Slash Funding for SEC, IRS. Casey, Jack // Bond Buyer;8/7/2015, Vol. 1 Issue F330, p1
The Senate Appropriations Committee's fiscal 2016 financial services bill would significantly underfund the Securities and Exchange Commission and undermine the Internal Revenue Service's ability to carry out basic functions, Office of Management and Budget director Shaun Donovan warned...
- Pitt Tells SIA He Will Upgrade SEC Technology, Economic Analysis. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;11/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31263, p31
Focuses on the plans of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Harvey Pitt to improve the economic analysis and technological capabilities of SEC. Views of Pitt on the need for economic and technological expertise.
- Pitt Tells Panel He Has No Plans to Return to Private Practice. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;4/18/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31368, p5
Reports the decision of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman, Harvey Pitt not to return to private law practice. Accounts on the accounting failures of Enron Corp. and Global Crossing; Increase in the pay levels of SEC employees; Development of strategic plans for SEC.