The House Agriculture Committee began a series of hearings in advance of writing legislation to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The agency's statutory authorization expires at the end of the fiscal year.
To consider the issuance of a subpoena to compel the attendance of a witness
Issues: MF Global
To compel former MF Global CEO Jon Corzine to attend a subsequent hearing to examine the MF Global Bankruptcy
Roll Call Votes
Lucas Amendment (passed by voice vote)