|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:||
CONTACT: Jesse Jacobs - 202-224-4524
|Thursday, July 25, 2002||
Craig Davis - 202-224-7391
Senator Paul S. Sarbanes (D-MD), Chairman of the Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, announced that the Committee today unanimously approved four pending nominations to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
"We need to have a full complement of Commissioners at the SEC during this critically important time and I am pleased that we have moved these nominations so expeditiously to the full Senate for confirmation," said Sarbanes.
The Committee approved the following nominations:
The nominations now go to the full Senate for consideration. Sarbanes hopes the Senate can move all four nominations by the August recess, slated to begin on August 2.