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Madoff Fraud Case #932313

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 04, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The recovery of some of the money that Bernard Madoff scammed from investors reported.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The criticism from whistle-blower Harry Markopolos†† about the SEC’s failure to act on warnings about Madoff’s Ponzi scheme featured; scenes shown from the House hearing. [MARKOPOLOS – criticizes the SEC; says it was incompetence and an unwillingness to take on Madoff.] [Representative Spencer BACHUS†- reacts to Markopolos.] [Representative Gary ACKERMAN†- tells SEC officials they totally failed.] [SEC director of enforcement Linda THOMSEN†- responds.]

Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa

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