Finance Reform Heads For Finish Line In Senate

Law360, New York (May 17, 2010, 6:51 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Senate resumed consideration of amendments to financial regulatory reform legislation on Monday, with Senate leaders formally announcing that they will bring the bill up for a final vote by the end of the week.

“This cannot be delayed any longer,” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said in a floor speech Monday. Reid filed a motion for cloture Monday night to close debate on S. 3217, the Restoring American Financial Stability Act, sponsored by Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., setting a deadline of Wednesday or...
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