Statement of Chairman Schapiro on the Senate Confirmation of Luis A. Aguilar and Daniel M. Gallagher as SEC Commissioners
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington, D.C., Oct. 21, 2011 — The following is a statement from SEC Chairman Mary L. Schapiro on the Senate confirmation of Luis A. Aguilar and Daniel M. Gallagher as SEC Commissioners:
"I very much appreciate the Senate's confirmation of these nominees. Investors and markets are best served when the SEC benefits from the dedication and broad range of views that a full five-member Commission provides. I look forward to Luis's continued service, and I welcome Dan's return to the agency as we continue our efforts to protect investors and improve our markets and the economy."
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