CFTC staff, chairman met Butler on day before hearing

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10:50a ET Saturday, March 27, 2010

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold (and Silver):

In his weekly interview with Eric King of King World News, silver market analyst Ted Butler reports that he met with staff members of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission and Chairman Gary Gensler himself in Washington on the day before the commission's hearing on futures and options trading in the metals markets. Butler also reports improvement in the commitment of traders reports for gold and silver, with the commercial short positions declining somewhat. The interview with Butler is nine minutes long and you can find it at King World News here:

http://www.kingworldnews.com/kingworldnews/Broadcast_Gold+/Entries/2010/...

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.



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