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8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Wall Street Facing New U.S. Scrutiny of Derivatives-Rule Tactic

Wall Street banks face heightened scrutiny from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission over their latest tactic to escape U.S. trading rules for overseas derivatives.

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Related Topix: Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Stanley, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Business News

14 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

GOP-led House ready to OK lawsuit against Obama

Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., listens to comments by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Md., as she and fellow Democrats criticize the efforts of Republicans to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law, Wednesday ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steny Hoyer, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, Ohio

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Tax Foundation

29 Members of Congress Ask California to Boost Film Tax Credits

A bill to do so, AB 1839, has passed the state Assembly and is pending in the Senate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative John Garamendi, Anna Eshoo, US News, Mike Thompson, US House of Representatives, Zoe Lofgren, Democrat, Representative Jerry McNerney

Mon Jul 28, 2014

NAFCU

urges RBC amendment at panel mark-up

July 28, 2014 - In a letter today to House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, and Ranking Member Maxine Waters, D-Calif., NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler urged the committee to support a risk-based capital amendment to H.R. 4042, the "Community Bank Mortgage Servicing Asset Capital Requirements ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, US Politics, Democrat, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer

Business Journal

Heald College owner accused of deceptive ads in recruitment push amid collapse

Corinthian Colleges Inc., the owner of dozens of U.S. higher-education campuses like Heald College, continues to recruit more students, some say deceptively, as the company is waist deep in financial troubles that could close all its campuses unless it finds a buyer, Mercury News reported .

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

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Black Voice News

Los Angeles Gets Spotlight in Videotaped Highway Police Beating of Black Woman

By Charlene Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call LOS ANGELES - 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, Representative Karen Bass, Life, Self Defense

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Heald, other Corinthian-owned colleges continue to recruit students as company closes

"How could your life change? You'll never know unless you call Everest now," ends one TV spot for Corinthian-owned Everest College that aired as recently as Tuesday during the Jerry Springer show.

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

Wed Jul 23, 2014

News Max

This Is a Bank That Deserves a Run

Just as the Internet grants eternal life to bad humor, the federal government bestows eternity on bad ideas.

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

Tue Jul 22, 2014

USA Today

Delamaide: Bank rules win fans

Delamaide: Bank rules win fans GOP critics of the Dodd-Frank Act are finding the public likes its consumer protections.

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

Hispanic Business

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

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