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President Trump To Nominate Dan Berkovitz For Democratic CFTC Commissioner Position 

April 18, 2018

ETH News, Matthew De Silva

"On April 16, 2018, the White House announced President Trump's intention to nominate Dan Berkovitz to fill the fifth and final position as a commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). If confirmed by the Senate, Berkovitz would serve the remainder of a five-year term that expires April 13, 2023. At present, Berkovitz is a partner at law firm WilmerHale, where he is co-chair of the futures and derivatives practice.

It is anticipated that Berkovitz's Senate confirmation will be coupled with that of Dawn Stump, a Republican. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Senate has been waiting for the selection of a Democratic commissioner in order to confirm a pair."

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