Skip to main content

Newsroom

August 3, 2011

WSJ: Senate panel approves CFTC nominee Wetjen

A Senate panel approved President Obama’s nominee to join the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Mark Wetjen, setting him up for a full Senate vote.

Agriculture Committee Chairman Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D., Mich.) and 10 other senators from both parties voted to approve him in a voice vote, according to committee spokesman Ben Becker. Mr. Becker added that the full Senate vote on Mr. Wetjen could come later Tuesday.

Read the full story at The Wall Street Journal

In the News
Share

MEDIA REQUESTS

For media inquiries, please contact us at
press@bettermarkets.org or 202-618-6433.

Contact Us

For media inquiries, please contact press@bettermarkets.org or 202-618-6433.

To sign up for our email newsletter, please visit this page.

Name(Required)
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Sign Up — Stay Informed With Our Monthly Newsletter

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

For media inquiries,

please contact press@bettermarkets.org or 202-618-6433.

Donate

Help us fight for the public interest in our financial markets, protecting Main Street from Wall Street and avoiding another costly financial collapse and economic crisis, by making a donation today.

Donate Today