Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
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Barack Obama takes Mitt Romney-bashing to new high with 'bullshitter' jibe Washington: While Presidential battles are never fought with sweet talk, Barack Obama took his opponent bashing to a new level when he termed his Republican challenger Mitt Romney a "bullshitter". The remarks that came in an interview to Rolling Stone ... 10/25/2012 - 9:59 pm | View Link
Obama, Romney's 'China bashing' grates Chinese netizens President Obama and Mitt Romney have turned China into an election-year flashpoint ... "I think it's particularly dangerous to engage in that China bashing because it appeals to latent, but yet prevalent, anti-Asian prejudices that lie below the surface ... 10/21/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Perot reappears bashing Obama and Romney Ross Perot emerged from the shadows bashing both President Barack Obama and GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney for not dealing with fiscal reality. Perot sounded the warning gong about the U.S. budget deficit, now projected by the Congressional Budget ... 10/2/2012 - 8:22 am | View Link
Obama Accuses Romney of ‘Teacher Bashing' In the wake of the Chicago Teachers Union strike that ended last week, President Obama on Tuesday took issue with the way that Mitt Romney addressed the issue, saying he was "teacher-bashing." “I think Gov. Romney and a number of folks try to politicize ... 09/25/2012 - 8:16 am | View Link
Obama, Democrats Bashing Romney Over New Pro-Life GOP Platform It didn’t take long for President Barack Obama and top Democrats to bash presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney on the issue of abortion following the Republican Party’s adoption of a new platform that opposes abortion. As LifeNews reported, GOP ... 08/21/2012 - 8:55 am | View Link
Bill O'Reilly Defends Obama From Romney In Interview_ 'He ... Bill O'Reilly Defends Obama From Mitt Romney In Interview: 'He Got Osama bin Laden' - 09/13/11 10/4/2015 - 5:31 pm | View Website
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Mitt Romney Mitt Romney faced harsh criticism for stating that nothing is "more misguided and egregious" than the Obama administration's federal health care overhaul. 10/4/2015 - 4:02 am | View Website
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 the company has set aside 6.5 billion euros ($7.3 billion) to cover the fines and recalls — but it's a fair bet that's only the start.
 in September, Volkswagen's sales in the U. S. barely grew despite the wider market's double-digit growth, as it had to halt sales of many diesel vehicles.
Auto analyst Ferdinand Dudenhoeffer at the University of Duisburg-Essen estimates that Volkswagen could see vehicle sales fall by up to 10 percent globally next year.
Earnings could take a bigger hit, as the company may have to hold down prices through purchasing incentives in order to maintain sales.
To make matters worse, the scandal comes just as demand is slowing in China, where Volkswagen's brands are heavily exposed.
The scandal has caused Volkswagen's shares to drop by about 40 percent, lopping off about 30 billion euros ($33 billion) from the company's market value.
The scandal has wiped $10 billion off the value of Volkswagen's $31 billion brand, according to Brand Finance, a London-based firm that values corporate names by estimating what a company would have had to pay to license it if it didn't already own it.
Volkswagen's carefully tended brand means it has been able to charge more for the equivalent vehicle than competitors — a key driver of profit in the highly competitive market for basic transportation.
Ioannis Ioannou, assistant professor of strategy and entrepreneurship at London Business School, said one thing Volkswagen could do is to invest in emissions testing in collaboration with the U.
The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries reached a contentious trade pact Monday that cuts trade barriers, sets labor and environmental standards and protects multinational corporations' intellectual property.
Medical groups were concerned by a U. S. push to extend the patents of drugs that would limit access to life-saving medicines in poor countries.
Referring to China, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told a news conference Tuesday that the agreement is a new trade system that strengthens the economic rule of law for the member countries that share principles such as democracy, basic human rights and freedom.
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The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries reached a contentious trade pact that cuts trade barriers, sets labor and environmental standards and protects the intellectual property of multinational corporations. Now each country must sell the deal to skeptical lawmakers.