Did Timothy Geithner leak Fed policy decisions to major banks? His interests include jazz record collecting, politics and current events from a conservative viewpoint, and Christian thought in the Armenian/Wesleyan tradition. 05/14/2014 - 10:42 am | View Link
White House wanted Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner to LIE to the public about social security being behind the deficit He writes that Pfeiffer, who is now Obama's senior communications adviser, often let party politics come into play when discussing how the administration should respond to fiscal issues. During a discussion on spending cuts, Geithner says that Pfieffer ... 05/12/2014 - 3:35 am | 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 ... 08/17/2013 - 9:38 pm | View Link
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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 ... 10/5/2012 - 11:33 am | View Link
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Timothy F. Geithner News For President Obama, Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner has been the indispensable economic adviser who has outlasted every other member of the original inner circle. 03/3/2015 - 8:31 pm | View Website
Tesla Motors Inc. warned investors that its stock could be negatively affected by customers hacking its Model S and other cars and injuring themselves in the process. The company also said that safety issues with the lithium ion batteries used to power its electric vehicles also pose a risk that cou
By Chris Casteel, Washington BureauWASHINGTON — Hearing arguments in a case that could destroy the framework of the Affordable Care Act, Supreme Court justices seemed torn Wednesday about whether the law provides tax credits to people in all states buying health insurance on the individual market.
The court spent nearly 90 minutes engaging attorneys about a single phrase in the 2010 law — a phrase that is backed up with so little legislative history it puts justices essentially in the position of guessing what Congress meant.
The justices’ reading of that phrase — “an Exchange established by the State” — will determine whether low- and moderate-income people in Oklahoma and 36 other states get federal help to buy insurance they might not otherwise be able to afford.
This is the third major Supreme Court case involving the Affordable Care Act — the second case on which its survival may depend.
The Capitol Police killed the hopes and dreams of thousands of D. C.-area children (and at least a few dozen Hill staffers) Wednesday night when it reaffirmed a city ban on sledding on the Capitol grounds.
KRON 4East Contra Costa fire district to hold Q&A sessions for residentsSan Jose Mercury NewsEAST COUNTY -- Have questions or comments about your fire district? East Contra Costa Fire District is holding an open house 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday for residents who want to know about how the agency is funded and operates.
President Barack Obama’s executive order on immigration will allow people who’ve been working in the country without documents to retroactively file tax returns for the past three years and collectively get about $1.7 billion in refundable tax credits over 10 years. …