To solve a procedural problem stalling financial reform talks, House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert has decided to add four Republican lawmakers to the conference committee.

The new House negotiators are Reps. Peter King of New York and Edward Royce of California from the Banking Committee and Reps. Heather A. Wilson of New Mexico and Vito Fossella of New York from the Commerce Committee. They are appointed only for the section that would repeal the Glass-Steagall law.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.