The scandal brewing over alleged rigging of the London interbank offered rate has piqued the interest of the Senate Banking Committee.

In a press release Tuesday, Banking Committee chairman Tim Johnson, D-S.D., said the panel's staff "has begun to schedule bipartisan briefings with relevant parties to learn more about these allegations and related enforcement actions."

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