A group of Democratic senators sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidTrump thanks Reid for warning Democrats not to underestimate him Reid warns Democrats not to underestimate Trump Harry Reid predicts Trump, unlike Clinton, won't become more popular because of impeachment MORE (D-Nev.) today urging him to include financial regulations and taxpayer protections in any bipartisan agreement on a Wall Street bailout package.

The group was comprised of Sens. Barbara BoxerBarbara Levy BoxerHillicon Valley: Ocasio-Cortez clashes with former Dem senator over gig worker bill | Software engineer indicted over Capital One breach | Lawmakers push Amazon to remove unsafe products Ocasio-Cortez blasts former Dem senator for helping Lyft fight gig worker bill Only four Dem senators have endorsed 2020 candidates MORE (Calif.), Diannie Feinstein (Calif.), Tom HarkinThomas (Tom) Richard HarkinWisconsin lawmaker gets buzz-cut after vowing not to cut hair until sign language bill passed Democratic debates kick off Iowa summer sprint Key endorsements: A who's who in early states MORE (Iowa), Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharOvernight Health Care — Presented by National Taxpayers Union — House Dems advance drug pricing bill | Cases of vaping-related lung illnesses near 1,500 | Juul suspends sales of most e-cigarette flavors 2020 Democrats tell LGBTQ teens they're not alone on Spirit Day 'We lost a giant': 2020 Democrats mourn the death of Elijah Cummings MORE (Minn.), Blanche Lincoln (Ark.), Ben Nelson (Neb.), Bill NelsonClarence (Bill) William NelsonBottom Line Bottom Line Media and candidates should be ashamed that they don't talk about obesity MORE (Fla.), Ken Salazar (Colo.), and Jim Webb (Va.).

The senators asked for a new financial regulatory structure, bailout funds to be doled out incrementally, limits on compensation packages for executives of bailed out companies, for assets to be purchased as "contingent shares" with an eye on protecting taxpayers.

Read the letter after the jump.
The Honorable Harry Reid
Majority Leader
United States Senate
Washington, DC