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House Clears Anti-Choke Point Bill, But Future Unclear

FEB 4, 2016 5:10pm ET

The House passed a bill Thursday 250-169 that would limit regulators' ability to force banks to cut ties with certain businesses despite Democratic fears that it could hamstring the Justice Department's ability to prosecute bankers responsible for the financial crisis.

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