WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner continued to push for his regulatory restructuring plan in a briefing with reporters on Tuesday, arguing that the administration is making progress and signaling a willingness to compromise.

"Obviously we want to get this done as quickly as we can," Geithner said. "As we've seen before, as you let the memory of the crisis fade it's easier for people to fight reform. The best strategy our opponents can adopt is to slow things down."

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