A major revision of federal financial regulations has cleared its final congressional hurdle, with the Senate's approval on July 15 of the wide-ranging measure. The bill, named for its main authors, Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) and Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.), now goes to the White House. Related Links: Financial Bill May Tighten Construction Credit President Obama is expected to sign the legislation during the week of July 19, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said. Senate passage came on a 60-39 vote as Republicans Scott Brown (Mass.) and Susan Collins and Olympia Snowe, both from Maine, joined 57 Democrats to
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