Comments on: Starving the financial cops Bridges, budgets, bonds Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:29:08 +0000 hourly 1 By: Cate_Long Wed, 04 May 2011 22:06:31 +0000 SEC Chair Mary Schapiro is testifying this morning before the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee in support of the SEC’s $1.407 billion budget request for fiscal year FY 2012. The SEC submitted the request in February, which seeks an increase of approximately $222 million beyond the $1.185 billion Congress recently agreed to allocate to the SEC for FY 2011. chapiro-explains-how-sec-would-use-1407- billion-budget-requested-for-fy-2012/art icle/202098/