WASHINGTON — In a final nudge on regulatory reform Thursday, President Obama urged lawmakers and bankers to put politics aside and support the legislation.

The president refuted criticisms and touted key elements of the bill, including new resolution authority for government officials, limits on derivatives and tougher consumer protections.

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