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President Trump nominates new SEC commissioner

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Jul 21, 2017

President Donald Trump has announced the nomination of Hester Maria Peirce as SEC commissioner.

Ms. Peirce is currently a senior research fellow and director of the financial markets working group at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. President Barack Obama nominated Ms. Peirce for the position last year; however, the Senate did not have a hearing on her nomination.

For more in­for­ma­tion, see the press release on the White House’s Web site.

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