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Better Markets Statement on Nomination of Mary Jo White to be SEC Chairman

"Mary Jo White was a tough, smart, no nonsense, broadly experienced and highly accomplished prosecutor.  She knew who the bad guys were, went after them and put them in prison when they broke the law.  That’s what must happen if integrity and investor confidence is to be restored in our securities markets.  Wall Street is a high crime area and Mary Jo White brings the right skill set to restore the rule of law on Wall Street.  If the SEC does that, Wall Street, Main Street, our economy and our country will prosper," said Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, a nonprofit orga