Posts Tagged ‘politics’

Republicans question report on SEC operations (Reuters)

Reuters – Two House Republicans have raised questions about the integrity of a report that found the Securities and Exchange Commission needs more resources to implement the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law.

Issa subpoenas Madoff trustee on ex-SEC lawyer (Reuters)

Reuters – The House Oversight Committee has subpoenaed records from Bernard Madoff Trustee Irving Picard to determine if a former Securities and Exchange Commission lawyer should have advised the agency on Madoff matters because he inherited money from…

Sen. Reed calls for probe into SEC Madoff ethics issue (Reuters)

Reuters – A key senator called for a quick and thorough investigation over whether the former top lawyer at the Securities and Exchange Commission improperly advised the agency on Bernard Madoff matters while having personal ties to the fraud.