Ag Committee Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize and Improve the Commodity Futures Trading Commission
The House Agriculture Committee approved H.R. 4413, the Customer Protection and End-User Relief Act, by voice vote.
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WASHINGTON – House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank D. Lucas was interviewed for Bloomberg Television's Street Smart program on tomorrow's hearing on the MF Global Bankruptcy. Lucas emphasized the importance of restoring confidence in the futures markets after customer funds were reported missing. The hearing will give Members of the Agriculture Committee the opportunity to examine the facts surrounding MF Global's collapse, shed light on the current situation, and monitor the investigation into missing customer funds.
The full interview is available here.