Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin is pushing for the swift confirmation of Brooksley Born and David Spears to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

In a July 24 letter, Mr. Rubin asked Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott to schedule a vote on the nominations "at the earliest opportunity."

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