Senate Ag sends Tarbert nomination to the House floor | TheFencePost.com

Senate Ag sends Tarbert nomination to the House floor

-The Hagstrom Report

The Senate Agriculture Committee voted unanimously today to recommend that the Senate confirm President Donald Trump's nomination of Heath Tarbert as chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

Tarbert is assistant secretary for international markets at the Treasury Department.

The term of Christopher Giancarlo, the current CFTC chairman, is scheduled to expire this month.