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Gensler: Bill Should Oversee Hedge Funds.(Conference notes)
October 21, 2009 ... Byline: Jerry Hagstrom Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Gary Gensler today called for scrutiny of hedge funds that would go beyond language in a bill recently approved by the House Financial Services Committee. Speaking...

Fed Chief: Credit Card Reforms Hard To Move Up.
October 21, 2009 ... Finance. Federal Reserve Chairman Bernanke today said speeding up the effective date of regulations designed to protect credit card customers might hurt as much as it helps, the Associated Press reported. In a letter to House Financial...

Senators Bemoan H1N1 Vaccine Shortages.
October 21, 2009 ... Byline: Chris Strohm Key senators today said they are worried the spread of H1N1 flu is outpacing the ability of the U.S. public health system to deal with it, adding that the federal government is coming up short on delivering a ...

Republicans Oppose Nondefense Riders.
October 21, 2009 ... Appropriations. Key House Republicans today urged Democratic leaders to abandon any efforts to make the FY10 Defense Appropriations bill a vehicle for divisive and unrelated legislation, such as the Washington, D.C., voting rights bill or a...

Bipartisan Coalition Plugs Homebuyer Credit.
October 21, 2009 ... Byline: Peter Cohn A broad bipartisan coalition of lawmakers delivered a letter to House leaders today urging an extension of the $8,000 tax credit for first-time homebuyers, which expires Nov. 30. "The federal government has pursued...