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 - 1:38 am | View Link
Tim Geithner’s legacy: an unpopular bailout that helped save the economy One time, the gesture struck a colleague as odd. “Are you sure you want to pay ... whom the industry had supported in the 2008 campaign and turned heavily against last year. “The banks were very critical of me — not just of the president and ... 01/24/2013 - 3:38 pm | View Link
Obama’s Cabinet: Goodbye Clinton, Geithner, Carney as new names top lists Foreign Policy Clinton's position is perhaps most visible ... With the economy still lackadaisical, and in light of Obama's campaign promises to hasten a more tangible recovery, picking a replacement for outgoing Treasury Secretary Geithner will be ... 11/9/2012 - 6:46 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 ... 10/5/2012 - 4:29 am | View Link
Geithner once proposed Hillary Rodham Clinton for Treasury secretary Despite their rivalry on the campaign trail in 2008, the president welcomed Clinton into his administration, acknowledging that her experience would be crucial to his goals. But some within the administration remembered the difficulties once Clinton came ... 06/14/2012 - 8:14 am | View Link
They call him the Robin Hood of the banks, a man who took out dozens of loans worth almost half a million euros with no intention of ever paying them back. Instead, Enric Duran farmed the money out to projects that created and promoted alternatives to capitalism.
After 14 months in hiding, Duran is unapologetic even though his activities could land him in jail.
The governor and legislative leaders are about to begin an intense period of bartering on cap-and-trade, the bullet train and a rainy-day fund. SACRAMENTO — High-stakes bargaining is about to begin in California's Capitol.
In 2013, freshmen senators Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) seemed like two peas in a pod. Both railed at the NSA, backed the government shutdown, opposed intervention in Syria and championed the tea party faithful. But 2014 has been a different story. Cruz has become a serious, vocal proponent of a tough foreign policy and harsh critic of President Obamas approach to Iran and Russia.
Yales Agony Over Social Justice The unsettling pro-life witness by Matthew Gerken 4 . 17 . 14 Last night Yales campus pro-life groupafter a year in which they participated in meetings and even helped raise money for the organizationbecame the first group in living memory to be denied membership in the Social Justice Network of Dwight Hall.