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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Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will visit Nebraska to campaign for U. S. Senate hopeful Ben Sasse. Romney will appear with Sasse on Monday at an event in Hastings. Sasses is the final swing of his "93 A Republican Looking for Latino Votes in NebraskaBloombergIndependent views issues from 'political center'Columbus TelegramMitt Romney is Coming to NebraskaWOWTSioux City Journal -Beatrice Daily Sunall 23 news articles »
It’s no secret that Americans are turned off politics and disgusted with Congress. Pundit after pundit has stepped forward to declare the 2014 midterms “an election about nothing.” There are surely good reasons to be pessimistic, but for voters in states with crucial races, the election really is about something—local jobs, God-given freedoms, the right to control one’s body, or how people in the state feel about President Obama.
Looking to better manage health-care costs, the Nutter administration is taking two big swings at tobacco.
Come Jan. 1, Philadelphia will add a $500 annual premium to benefits costs for nonunion employees who use tobacco products, and a $15 surcharge for prescriptions filled at pharmacies that sell tobacco products.
Obama to campaign for Dems Nov. 1 in Detroit areaModesto BeePresident Barack Obama pauses as he speaks to the media about the government's Ebola response in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Washington. JACQUELYN MARTIN — AP Photo. Midterm Elections Michigan Bill Clinton and more »