Senate Panel Approves Abernathy for Treasury Post
- Senate Panel Approves 3 Nominees. Davidson, Kate // American Banker;9/9/2011, Vol. 176 Issue F335, p15
The article reports the U.S. Senate Banking Committee approved the nominations of Martin Gruenberg as the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.'s chairman, Thomas Curry as the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency's leader, and Roy Woodall Jr. as a Financial Stability Oversight Council member.
- Senate Panel Approves Fed, FDIC Nominees. Wack, Kevin // American Banker;3/30/2012, Vol. 117 Issue F313, p4
The article announces the U.S. Senate Banking Committee approved five nominees to regulatory agencies including Jerome Powell as a Federal Reserve Board governor, Richard Berner to the Office of Financial Research, and Christy Romero as the Troubled Asset Relief Program's special inspector.
- Senate Banking Clears Treasury Nominee. Heller, Michele // American Banker;9/13/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 176, p20
Reports that the U.S. Senate Banking Committee has unanimously approved the nomination of Wayne Abernathy to be Treasury assistant secretary for financial institutions on September 12, 2002. Job profile of Abernathy; Admiration of Abernathy's character by Senate Banking Chairman Paul Sarbanes;...
- U.S. Treasury enlisted for the war on terror. // Geo-Strategy Direct;9/27/2006, p10
The article reports on the order issued by the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush for the U.S. Treasury Department to become a major player in the war against Al Qaida and other insurgency groups. The agency was authorized to track and target institutions deemed as assisting groups...
- Woodall Nominated For FSOC, But Prompt Confirmation No Sure Bet. POSTAL, ARTHUR D. // National Underwriter / P&C;7/4/2011, Vol. 115 Issue 24, p32
The article reports on the nomination of Roy Woodall as independent member of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) in the U.S. It states that the nomination is subject to Senate confirmation as well as dealing with the Congress, however, it is being welcomed by the insurance...
- HUD Secretary Candidate Preston Breezes Through Banking Committee. Funk, Lynne // Bond Buyer;5/23/2008, Vol. 364 Issue 32885, p5
The article reports that members of the U.S. Senate Banking Committee have recommended Steven J. Preston to be the secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Committee chairman Christopher J. Dodd is optimistic that Preston will have what it takes to address the major...
- GOP Senator: Support for Nominees Not Tied to CFPB. Wack, Kevin // American Banker;3/21/2012, Vol. 177 Issue 44, p2
The article reports that U.S. Senator Richard Shelby said that President Barack Obama's recess appointment of Richard Cordray as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) would not affect his position on nominations for positions in other financial regulatory agencies. The...
- CFPB Is Accountable to Congress: Cordray. Witkowski, Rachel // American Banker;3/12/2013, Vol. 178 Issue 38, p13
The article mentions Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray has prepared his remarks for the U.S. Senate Banking Committee's March 12, 2013 hearing on his appointment to office. The article notes he will talk about the CFPB's accountability to policymakers and the...
- Bankruptcy Reform Gets Complicated. Roberts, Ed // Credit Union Journal;01/29/2001, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p1
Reports that United States Senate Banking Committee Chairman Phil Gramm has announced that his committee will get involved in drafting the bankruptcy bill reform. Drafting of banking-related provisions for the bill; Support for changes to the credit union-backed bill.