Not your usual witnesses: Paulson, Geithner, Bernanke set to testify in ex-AIG chief's lawsuit WASHINGTON — It could be an awkward reunion. Three top former government leaders who devised the 2008 financial bailouts — Henry Paulson, Timothy Geithner and Ben Bernanke — are set to testify this week in a lawsuit over the government's rescue of ... 10/5/2014 - 1:25 am | View Link
Geithner's memoir blasts Kirk's comments in China In it, Geithner also said he repeatedly offered to resign in the wake of the financial crisis and even suggested that Hillary Rodham Clinton be among those considered as a replacement. Politics & Government Foreign Policy Mark Kirk 05/12/2014 - 7:16 pm | View Link
Playbook: Obama returns from Cape which included more than a third of the Hispanic vote … While his core team is filled with fixtures of presidential politics — including Mr. DuHaime, the ad man Russell J. Schriefer, the communications director Maria Comella and the campaign chairman ... 08/18/2013 - 1:49 am | View Link
The Peril of Obama's "Man Crush" on Geithner Is Exposed by the Debate Obama's "man crush" is particularly odd given ... policy, was to lie about the banksters' role in causing the crisis and the financial condition of the banks. Obama should hold Romney accountable for his endemic lies during the campaign and debate, but ... 12/4/2012 - 8:12 pm | View Link
The Peril of Obama’s “Man Crush” on Geithner is exposed by the Debate Obama’s “man crush” is particularly odd ... policy, was to lie about the banksters’ role in causing the crisis and the financial condition of the banks. Obama should hold Romney accountable for his endemic lies during the campaign and debate ... 10/4/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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1. Former Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee died on Tuesday. Here is the Washington Post's obituary, and here are a handful of memories from those who knew him. 2. Juliet Eilperin and David Nakamura write about the president's reliance on his close advisers instead of his Cabinet in times of distress.
President Obama said Wednesday he was "cautiously more optimistic" that the chances of additional infections in the U. S. stemming from Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan are ebbing. Speaking after holding his first Oval Office meeting with newly-appointed Ebola response coordinator Ron Klain, Obama told reporters he had spoken Wednesday to co-workers of the two Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital nurses infected with Ebola after caring for Duncan to praise their work and found that their "spirits were good." Read full article >>
Quad City TimesSecretary of state candidate touts Safe at Home programDesMoinesRegister.comIowa should adopt a "Safe at Home" program that allows survivors of domestic abuse to keep their home addresses confidential while participating in voting and other activities, Secretary of State candidate Brad Anderson said Wednesday. Iowa is one of just
National Right to Life News2014 is most expensive non-presidential election ever says report by group The Times-Picayune - NOLA.comSen. Mary Landrieu, Rep. Bill Cassidy and Tea Party-backed candidate Rob Maness participated in the first major debate of the Louisiana Senate race in Shreveport on Oct. 14, 2014. (Julia O'Donoghue, Times-Picayune).
The race for Gabby Giffords's old House seat has been a mean one. Giffords's PAC, Americans for Responsible Solutions, has run attack ads against Republican candidate Martha McSally's position on background checks, and outside groups have spent a total of nearly $4 million against her. Her opponent, Democratic Rep. Ron Barber, has had more than $3 million spent opposing him.
mySanAntonio.comSmall business view: Ebola, energy and electionsmySanAntonio.comIn this Oct. 21, 2014 photo, Craig Beal, owner of Travel Beyond, poses with books on Africa at his travel agency in Wayzata, Minn. Fear about the Ebola virus spreading is hurting businesses like Beal's. He has had three cancellations for safaris to places like and more »