WASHINGTON — The "odd couple" tandem of Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Republican Sen. David Vitter, R-La., previewed their much-anticipated legislative effort to rein in the largest banks on Tuesday, hinting at some likely changes to the bill from an earlier version.

The two lawmakers opened a Washington forum — hosted by American Banker and Federal Financial Analytics — on congressional efforts to limit systemic dangers, one day before the senators are expected to officially unveil their bill.

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