Senate Eyes March For SEC Chairman Confirmation Hearing

Law360, New York (February 26, 2013, 1:03 PM EST) -- The Senate Banking Committee has tentatively scheduled Mary Jo White’s confirmation hearing to lead the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for the week of March 11, a U.S. Senate aide confirmed Tuesday, setting up a highly anticipated clash with lawmakers.

President Barack Obama nominated White on Jan. 24. If confirmed as widely expected, she would replace current SEC Chairman Elisse Walter, who took the helm after Mary Schapiro stepped down from the post in December. White served as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New...
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