WASHINGTON — Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., is quickly assembling his team after being formally named head of the Banking Committee just last week, with many current and former staffers for the lawmaker taking top slots.

Former Shelby staffers William Duhnke, Dana Wade and Jelena McWilliams, among others, are expected to resume top staff positions, according to multiple sources. Their fast hires show that Shelby is eager to get moving with an experienced staff already well versed in the issues facing the financial system.

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