Mary Jo White http://www.kunc.org en Can An Ex-Prosecutor Make The SEC Tougher On Wall Street? http://www.kunc.org/post/can-ex-prosecutor-make-sec-tougher-wall-street <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/01/24/170150510/obama-chooses-former-u-s-attorney-mary-jo-white-to-head-s-e-c">President Obama's choice</a> to head the Securities and Exchange Commission has prosecuted terrorists and mobsters. If she's confirmed, Mary Jo White's next challenge will be tackling reckless behavior on Wall Street.<p>White, who spent nearly a decade as U.S. Attorney in New York City, would be the first former prosecutor to lead <a href="http://www.sec.gov/">the SEC</a>. Thu, 24 Jan 2013 19:40:00 +0000 Scott Horsley 39242 at http://www.kunc.org Can An Ex-Prosecutor Make The SEC Tougher On Wall Street? Obama Chooses Former U.S. Attorney Mary Jo White To Head SEC http://www.kunc.org/post/obama-chooses-former-us-attorney-mary-jo-white-head-sec Mary Jo White, a former U.S. attorney in New York who prosecuted terrorists responsible for the bombings of the World Trade Center and U.S. embassies in Africa, will be nominated by President Obama to head the Securities and Exchange Commission.<p>NPR's Scott Horsley gets that word from a senior White House official. Other news outlets are being told the same thing. The president is expected to make the announcement this afternoon. Thu, 24 Jan 2013 14:23:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 39227 at http://www.kunc.org Obama Chooses Former U.S. Attorney Mary Jo White To Head SEC