Senate Lawmakers Reach Deal to Ease Post-Crisis Bank Rules

Wall Street Journal, Nov. 13, 2017–Andrew Ackerman, Ryan Tracy (subscription)
The bipartisan agreement released Monday, between Republicans led by Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo of Idaho and a group of moderate Democrats, would exempt banks with up to $250 billion in assets from heightened oversight from the Federal Reserve, up from a current threshold of $50 billion.