Geithner Successor Likely To Be Budget, Not Regulatory, Guru

Law360, New York (November 30, 2012, 7:26 PM EST) -- With U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner expected to step down in the new year, observers say the president will likely seek a replacement  — perhaps from within the White House — focused on tackling the nation's budgetary issues and finances, rather than the financial regulatory battles that consumed much of Geithner's term.

The Dodd-Frank Act has put a financial regulatory framework in place, even if the law isn't close to being fully implemented. Now the White House is pivoting its focus to fiscal issues such as...
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