Who is Mary Jo White, Obama's choice for top Wall Street cop?
Mary Jo White, the woman President Obama plans to nominate on Thursday to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission, has earned her share of superlatives over a long, storied career.

Here’s what you need to know about White, who could become the nation’s next top financial cop:
She would be the first prosecutor to head the SEC.
She knows the finance industry well—maybe too well for some.
White played a key role prosecuting Osama bin Laden and other al-Qaida militants in the 1990s.
White investigated President Clinton’s last-minute pardons.

Posted by: tipper 2013-01-24