EU appoints McGuinness as new financial services chief

FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 file photo, Irish Parliament member Mairead McGuinness attends a session at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France. EU Commssion President Ursula von der Leyen announced on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020 that European Parliament heavyweight Mairead McGuinness will become the EU's new financial services commissioner.