For CFTC commissioner, Trump chooses the agency’s former lawyer

President Trump selected Dan Berkovitz, who was general counsel at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission during the Obama era, as his nominee for commissioner of the agency, said the White House. If confirmed by the Senate, Berkovitz would fill one of the seats reserved for Democrats on the five-member commission. At present, Berkovitz is a… » Read More

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