CHICAGO - Securities and Exchange Commissioner Richard Roberts pitched his municipal market crackdown, which includes a ban on campaign contributions and secondary market disclosure, to a Midwest audience on Friday.

Roberts said such initiatives should help strengthen "the integrity" of the market, restore and maintain investor confidence, and improve market efficiency.

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