Ag Committee Hearing Announced

Ag Committee Hearing Announced

Senate panel will question CFTC and SEC on implementation of reform legislation.

Senate Ag Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow says the Senate Ag Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. EST focusing on the implementation of Title VII of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.  Witnesses will include Gary Gensler, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and Mary Schapiro, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other panelists include: Jill Harlan, Corporate Risk Manager, Caterpillar; Terrence Duffy, Executive Chairman, CME Group Inc.; Donald Donahue, Chairman and CEO, Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation; Steven Bunkin, Managing Director and Associate General Counsel, Goldman Sachs; and Michael Greenberger, Law School Professor and Director, Center for Health and Homeland Security, University of Maryland School of Law.

A live, streaming webcast of the hearing will be available for viewing on the Committee Web site at

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