Obama Appoints Three Financial Regulators in Chicago

Obama Appoints Three Financial Regulators in Chicago

Gary Gensler (R), newly appointed head of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, makes a statement as President-elect Barack Obama stands with Mary Schapiro (L) new head the Securities and Exchange Commission, and during a news conference on December 18, 2008 in Chicago. In addition to Schapiro and Gensler, Obama also appointed Daniel Tarullo as a member of the Federal Reserve board. (UPI Photo/Brian Kersey)