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House to Vote on Derivatives Bill That Was Written by Citigroup Lobbyists

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October 29, 2013On October 30, the House of Representatives will be voting on a bipartisan bill to repeal financial bailout protections that Congress passed in 2010 as part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The bill would severely limit the reach of Sec. 716 in Dodd-Frank, which requires banks that are eligible for Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or Federal Reserve lending discounts to spin off their derivatives activities into separate corporate entities that would not be eligible for federal assistance.

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Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Mazie Hirono[D-HI]238
Sherrod Brown[D-OH]201
Dick Durbin[D-IL]200
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl Grijalva[D-AZ]391
Jan Schakowsky[D-IL]325
Jim McGovern[D-MA]315

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