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15 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Why Australia's richest person may doom Al Franken

In this May 10, 2011, file photo, Senate Privacy, Technology and the Law subcommittee Chairman Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.

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Related Topix: Al Franken, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Australia, Oceania, World News, Amy Klobuchar, Washington, DC, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Politico

Warren book dishes on big Washington names

Elizabeth Warren's upcoming book chronicles many private meetings with powerful politicians such as President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Tim Geithner.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas

The Heritage Foundation

EXCLUSIVE: This Congressman Calls Export-Import Bank 'The Face of Cronyism'

As Congress gets ready to debate keeping the Export-Import Bank, Rep. Jeb Hensarling tells The Foundry why he believes the Ex-Im Bank is "the face of cronyism."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Startups, The Foundry

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Politico

Running away from the Ryan budget

For the fourth year in a row, the House of Representatives passed a budget drafted by Rep. Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin Republican and head of the House Budget Committee.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Dave Camp, Barack Obama, Financial Services, Fannie Mae

Automotive News

Inquiry into alleged CFPB bias picks up steam

A subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee heard really scorching -- but totally one-sided -- testimony in a hearing earlier this month from Angela Martin, an attorney who works at the CFPB, accusing the CFPB of a "culture of retaliation and intimidation."

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Kos

Chickensh*t TeaParty Militia in Nevada Wanted To Use Woman as Human Shields for Cliven Bundy

That's right, chickensh*t Teaparty Militia leader, Richard Mack, told Fox News he wanted to use woman as human shields in his effort to help Cliven Bundy's violent violation of a Court order mandating Bundy get his cows off of Federal land.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Ensign, Pete Sessions, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Eric Cantor

JD Supra

House Republicans Urge FHFA Not To Direct GSEs To Start Contributing...

On April 2, House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling , joined by Congressmen Scott Garrett and Ed Royce , FHFA Director Mel Watt to continue the FHFA's five-year-old policy of suspending contributions to the Affordable Housing Trust Fund and the Capital Magnet Fund.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Scott Garrett

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The American Conservative

A Turning Point on Crony Capitalism?

One of the most enduring images of the early Reagan years is the "welfare queen."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mike Lee, Eric Cantor, Paul Ryan, Pop/Rock, The Tea Party

The Hill

Cantor wary of Ex-Im battle

A debate over reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank is threatening to deepen tensions between House conservatives and the Republican leadership, prompting Majority Leader Eric Cantor to tread carefully after striking a deal with Democrats in 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Eric Cantor, Representative Bill Huizenga, John Boehner

Forbes.com

Delta, Leader of the U.S. Airline Industry, Challenges Boeing and the Export-Import Bank

Delta continues to show why it has become the de facto leader of the U.S. airline industry, not only for its superior financial performance but also for its willingness to take chances and to speak up - particularly in regard to the Export-Import Bank.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Republican, Democrat, Maxine Waters

Sat Apr 12, 2014

InvestmentNews

Is Finra pulling its efforts to be the SRO for advisers?

Is the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. pursuing a campaign, either directly or indirectly, to become the self-regulatory organization for registered investment advisers? Nearly two years ago, Finra made a strong effort on Capitol Hill to promote legislation that would shift regulation of investment advisers to a self-regulatory ... (more)

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Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Spencer Bachus

Thu Apr 10, 2014

NAFCU

McKenna says CUs need supplemental capital

April 10, 2014 - NCUA's Michael McKenna told House Financial Services Committee leaders Wednesday that the agency supports H.R. 719, legislation introduced by Reps.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, Brad Sherman, Democrat, Maxine Waters

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Bloomberg

Frank: High-Frequency Trading Deserves Congressional Hearings

Former House Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank says Congress should hold hearings into high-frequency trading to see if the "transformative" technology has out-stripped the federal government's regulations intended to police it.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, Republican

KYTX-TV News

Hensarling Commends House Ways & Means Committee for Action on Lois Lerner

The deadline to file your federal income taxes for 2013 is just about a week away.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Housing Wire

GOP wants CFPB merged with other regulators

The House Financial Services Committee hearing on the economic consequences of regulatory rulemaking and enforcement on Tuesday got heated early and often.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Democrat, Maxine Waters, Scott Garrett

Washington Examiner

Rep. Steve Scalise's role in pushing flood bill seen as tryout for whip run

Rep. Steve Scalise played a crucial role in whipping votes for a flood insurance bill that split congressional conservatives, drawing notice on Capitol Hill at a time when ambitious House Republicans are jockeying for leadership positions in 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Pete Sessions, Louisiana, Eric Cantor

NAFCU

CFPB plans more diversity training

April 8, 2014 - In the wake of accusations of discrimination and retaliation against its women and minority employees, the CFPB has plans to increase diversity training and examine the hiring process, according to Reuters .

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Shelley Moore Capito, Patrick McHenry

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Air Line Pilot

ALPA News Release

Release #14.28 April 7, 2014 ALPA Calls for End to U.S. Funding of Widebody Aircraft for Foreign Competitors Encourages House to ensure that Ex-Im Bank's actions are transparent, not harmful to U.S. industry WASHINGTON, D.C.-Today, the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l urged members of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee to ensure that the ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maxine Waters, Republican

Politico

Hall gets boost from fellow Texans

House Republican Conference Chairman Cathy McMorris Rodgers has organized a lunch fundraiser for Hall that nearly the entire Texas Republican delegation - including Sen. John Cornyn - - are slated to attend.

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Related Topix: Pete Sessions, US Politics, Sam Johnson, Representative Steve Stockman, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Randy Neugebauer, Kenny Marchant

News Max

Fair Tax or Flat Tax May Reform Code

It's a hot topic in advance of the April 15 filing deadline for individual income tax returns.

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Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Dave Camp, Michael Burgess

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