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White House sends CFTC nomination to Senate

The White House announced today that President Donald Trump has sent to the Senate his nomination of Dan Michael Berkovitz, of Maryland, to be a commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for a term expiring April 13, 2023.

Berkowitz, a Democrat, would succeed Sharon Bowen, another Democrat, who resigned.

Once the Senate Agriculture Committee receives the nomination, it could schedule a confirmation hearing.