Embattled Pitt Resigns as SEC Chairman Harvey Pitt resigns as chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Pitt had a stormy 15-month tenure as SEC chief and was recently under fire for his handling of the appointment of William Webster to head an accounting oversight board. Hear NPR's Jim Zarroli.
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Embattled Pitt Resigns as SEC Chairman

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Embattled Pitt Resigns as SEC Chairman

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Embattled Pitt Resigns as SEC Chairman

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Harvey Pitt resigns as chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Pitt had a stormy 15-month tenure as SEC chief and was recently under fire for his handling of the appointment of William Webster to head an accounting oversight board. Hear NPR's Jim Zarroli.