Guess who's going to oversee Wall Street and the financial system?
Consumer advocate and Sen.-elect Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) will serve on the Senate Banking Committee once the 113th Congress convenes in January, Majority Leader Harry Reid announced on Wednesday.... Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) will also chair the Budget committee, Reid announced.
And Sam Stein tweeted:
HELP Committee gets three liberal additions: Sens. Warren, Murphy and Baldwin
— Sam Stein (@samsteinhp) December 12, 2012
Here is the entire list of committee assignments, including:
BANKING – 113th
Tim Johnson – CHAIRMAN
HELP (Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions)– 113th
Harkin – CHAIRMAN