Senate Dems Call for SEC to Investigate Acting Chair Piwowar

Top democratic senators are calling on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s inspector general to investigate Acting Chairman Michael Piwowar’s recent moves to scale back Dodd-Frank rulemaking and agency staffs’ investigative powers, asserting such moves are an abuse of his authority. In a Wednesday letter to the securities regulator’s IG, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass.; Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio;…