U.S. Senator Chris Dodd and Congressman Barney Frank

U.S. Senator Chris Dodd and Congressman Barney Frank

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Senate Banking Committee Chairman Christopher Dodd, left, and House Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank, chat during a signing ceremony for the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in Washington, D.C., on July 21, 2010.