The death of Sen. Edward Kennedy is likely to have a ripple effect on Senate bank regulation: If...

|By:, SA News Editor

The death of Sen. Edward Kennedy is likely to have a ripple effect on Senate bank regulation: If Sen. Chris Dodd gains Kennedy's spot chairing the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, he's likely to make his escape from leading the Banking Committee - whose next chairman could be bank-friendly Tim Johnson of South Dakota.