"I don't think of my message as being anybody's message but my own," said Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown, a die-hard liberal. "Democrats are generally unified that Wall Street can't run this place. Most of us recognize that the country is still in economic trouble because of Wall Street greed. We've pretty much paid a price for it."
"These allegations deserve a full and thorough investigation, and American taxpayers deserve regulators who will fight each day on their behalf," Mr. Brown said in a statement reported by UPI.