Senate Dems To Battle Over Strength Of Wall Street Reform Bill
The Hill reports: "Democratic senators will battle among themselves this week over whether to strengthen a Wall Street reform bill that has already met stiff resistance from Republicans and industry lobbyists. Liberal Democrats will make a last-ditch effort to push the bill leftward by strengthening regulation of derivatives and banks that speculate with their own money instead of on behalf of clients."
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Obama's Day Ahead
President Obama will receive the presidential daily briefing at 10 a.m. ET, and meet at 10:30 a.m. ET with senior advisers. At 11:35 a.m. ET, he will sign the Freedom of Press Act. At 1:05 p.m. ET, he will welcome the NCAA champion University of Connecticut women's basketball team to the White House.