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Democratic Report on Dodd-Frank Law Documents Progress, Efforts to Undercut It

The report highlights the significant milestones achieved by regulators, while underscoring there is much more to do.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Mon Jul 21, 2014

National Mortgage News

Housing Groups Criticize Single-Family Rental Investment Firms

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Mark Takano

The Wall Street Journal

Barney Frank to Testify on Dodd-Frank on Wednesday

It's rare that anyone gets too excited about a hearing on Wall Street regulation, but this Wednesday it might just be time to break out the popcorn.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, Barack Obama, Republican, Jeb Hensarling

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Financial Planning

New Boost for RIA Exam Funding Bill

Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.

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Related Topix: SourceMedia, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Spencer Bachus, Jeb Hensarling, Democrat

Thu Jul 17, 2014

NAFCU

Senate approves TRIA extension

July 18, 2014 - The Senate approved a reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act for seven years, passing S. 2244 through a vote of 93-4.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Randy Neugebauer, Democrat, David Vitter, US Senate

SFGate

Lawsuit filed in LA woman's pummeling by patrolman

In this July 1, 2014 image made from video provided by motorist David Diaz, a California Highway Patrol officer straddles a woman while punching her in the head on the shoulder of a Los Angeles freeway.

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

Farmington Daily Times

Immigrants and the Cootie Offense

In September of 2011, a franchise of the Occupy Wall Street movement, set up camp on the steps of Los Angeles' iconic City Hall.

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Related Topix: Occupy Wall Street, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Opinion

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Modesto Bee

CHP seizes medical records of woman seen punched

Chris Arevalo, executive administrator for psychiatric services at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, confirmed that the CHP served the search warrant Tuesday for Marlene Pinnock's records.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles County, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

MarketWatch

Live blog and video: Day 2 of Janet Yellen's report to Congress

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen will go before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday to discuss the central bank's semi-annual monetary policy report.

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Related Topix: US News, Blog News, US Politics, Representative Bill Huizenga, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Democrat

InvestmentNews

Republicans reject SEC user-fee amendment to appropriations bill

House Republicans shot down an attempt by Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., to amend a spending bill with legislation designed to increase the number of investment-adviser exams the Securities and Exchange Commission performs.

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Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ander Crenshaw, Republican

Tue Jul 15, 2014

NAFCU

House panel split on Operation Choke Point

House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Patrick McHenry, R-N.C., led Tuesday's hearing on Operation Choke Point.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick McHenry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Sean Duffy, Democrat

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Bruce Maiman: Families have to take more responsibility for mentally ill

An altercation occurs between a police officer and a civilian. It turns violent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Opinion

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Final Call

Los Angeles gets spotlight in videotaped highway police beating of Black woman

There is no sound but you almost hear the thud of blows landing on a Black woman pinned to the ground by a bulky California Highway Patrolman.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Life, Self Defense, ALi Corporation

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

CHP boss calls for more training in wake of beating

Joe Farrow California Highway Patrol commissioner talks about the beating to Marlene Pinnock, after she reportedly walked into traffic on the 10 Freeway near the La Brea Avenue on-ramp on July 1 to members of the Sacramento Bee editorial board on Monday, July 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Sacramento, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Wall Street Journal

House Republicans to Huddle Tuesday On Export-Import Bank

House Republicans plan to meet Tuesday afternoon to discuss how to approach the Export-Import Bank, which will no longer be able to guarantee new financing in October if lawmakers don't reauthorize its charter.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jeb Hensarling, US House of Representatives, Republican, Democrat

Sat Jul 12, 2014

CBS News

Lawyer: Woman beaten on Calif. freeway traumatized by video

According to her lawyer, Marlene Pinnock, a 51-year-old great-grandmother now has double vision and painful lumps to her head and shoulder after a CHP officer was caught on camera repeatedly punching her.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, California, California Government

Fri Jul 11, 2014

InvestmentNews

Maxine Waters, top Democrat on House financial committee, calls for hearing on adviser oversight

California Democrat cites stats showing that every year, SEC examines just 9% of the roughly 11,000 RIAs under its purview The top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee on Friday called for a hearing to explore ways for the Securities and Exchange Commission to increase its oversight of investment advisers.

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

SFGate

Inquiry into CHP punching video demanded

Some have called for criminal charges to be brought against the officer, who has not been named by the CHP.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Los Angeles, CA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

CBS Local

Community Leaders Call For Attorney General's Investigation Into CHP Beating Video

Community leaders held a news conference Thursday calling for Attorney General Eric Holder to conduct an immediate investigation into the video released that shows a California Highway Patrol officer beating a woman.

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

Wall Street Journal

Partisan Divide Over Fed on Display as Congressional Panel Considers Bill

The polarization of American politics now extends to the issue of whether interest rates should be determined by mathematical formulas.

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Related Topix: Stanford University, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Democrat, Ben Bernanke

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