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Dodd Reverses Position, Suggests Warren May Not Be Qualified To Head Consumer Bureau


"She's qualified, no question about that," Dodd said. "The question is whether she's confirmable."

Despite his reservations, Dodd acknowledged that he'll support her if President Obama nominates her. "If the president wants to name her and it goes through the hearing process, then fine, she'll have my support," Dodd said.

(H/T: The Hill)

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