A group of Democratic senators sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidDoctors are dying by suicide every day and we are not talking about it Impeachment trial throws curveball into 2020 race Harry Reid: Early voting states Iowa, New Hampshire 'not representative of the country anymore' 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 HarkinNew Hampshire parochialism, not whiteness, bedevils Democrats Democrats must question possible political surveillance Wisconsin lawmaker gets buzz-cut after vowing not to cut hair until sign language bill passed MORE (Iowa), Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharCastro hits fundraising threshold for December debate Klobuchar lauds power of free press in post about her father The Hill's 12:30 Report: Pelosi says House will move forward with impeachment 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