MONEY Everyday Money Five Years Ago Congress Tried to Fix Wall Street. How is That Going? Ian Salisbury @salisburyian July 21, 2015 SHARE Larry Downing—Reuters President Barack Obama and the sponsors of the Wall Street reform act, Sen. Christopher Dodd and U.S. Rep. Barney Frank, in Washington, July 21, 2010. Here's how the Dodd-Frank law affects you when you bank, borrow and invest. Some parts of the law are still in limbo.