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Book Review: Bair during the crisis
Bull By The Horns: Fighting To Save Main Street From Wall Street And Wall Street From Itself.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Treasury Secretary's Timothy Geithner's...
It's often said that money corrupts. But a new study says that just the thought of getting cash will do the trick.
The rebirth of Fannie and Freddie
On the morning of Feb. 11, 2011, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner gave a speech at the Brookings Institution near DuPont Circle in Washington, D.C., addressing the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Five criteria Obama may weigh in seeking Bernanke successor
In the summer of 2009, with the U.S. economy badly wounded and the nation's financial calamity still a vivid memory, President Barack Obama's closest aides began a vital discussion about who he should nominate to run the Federal Reserve.
Investigation expanded for Greek ex-finance minister
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Wed Jun 05, 2013
The Daily Caller
IRS also lied about costs of conferences, Coburn letter indicates
The Internal Revenue Service, which is already in hot water for concealing its abuse of conservative nonprofits from Congress, may also have lowballed a U.S. senator who asked last year how much of the taxpayers' money it was spending on lavish parties for staffers.
Bilderberg Group Gathers Global Elite at UK Hotel
The famed - and much derided - Bilderberg Group is meeting this week in Britian to discuss whatever it is the world's super elite discuss at their secretive annual gatherings.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
IRS investigation should focus on 'tax cheat' Tim Geithner
To date, a handful of Internal Revenue Service officials as well as incoming U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew have been brought before Congressional committees to answer for the ever-growing scandal in which conservative tax-exempt groups were unfairly targeted by the IRS for political reasons.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Panetta to write book
Another insider account of the Obama administration is coming. Former CIA Director and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is writing about his decades in Washington, says Penguin Press.
Thu May 30, 2013
Leon Panetta, former director of CIA and defence secretary, has book deal
Leon Panetta is the latest Cabinet member who served during President Barack Obama's first term to have a book deal.
Wed May 29, 2013
Michele Bachmann and the Truth-O-Meter
PolitiFact's staff woke up to shocking news on Wednesday: U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., has decided not to run for re-election. Bachmann, a tea party favorite, had a knack for making eyebrow-raising statements that the media loved to quote.
Tue May 28, 2013
Why the debt-ceiling fight is low key - for now
Around this time two years ago, then-Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner sent Congress a letter saying that the U.S. would be able to take "extraordinary measures" until Aug.
Mon May 27, 2013
Traitors to America and What They Have Actually Been Doing
Most people have no idea what is going on with the US Treasury, the Federal Reserve or the black projects.
Fri May 24, 2013
Geithner taps Time's Grunwald for new book
Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has tapped Michael Grunwald, the senior national correspondent for Time magazine, to help him write his forthcoming book about the financial crisis.
Tue May 21, 2013
Former IRS chief Shulman goes blank
T estifying for before the Senate Finance Committee, 43-year-old former IRS commissioner Douglas Shulman shrugged, saying he wasn't to blame for the venerable tax-collecting agency to harass right wing 501c nonprofits.