Dodd defends Tarp to broker-dealers

Author: | Published: 9 Nov 2010

Senator Chris Dodd, head of the banking committee and one of the chief proponents of last year’s $700 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program (Tarp), told an audience of securities broker-dealers their industry didn’t appreciate what it took to get the bill passed through Congress.

In an interview with Charlie Rose at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (Sifma) annual conference, Dodd...