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Monday Jul 28 |

Another example of a president invoking 'economic patriotism'from 1951

Recently, President Obama and Secretary of the Treasury Lew have been pushing back against and seeking legislation to prevent corporations from merging with companies overseas to shield themselves from U.S. tax rates , or leave America altogether, calling for a new sense of "economic patriotism" from business.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Sun Jul 27, 2014


Bernie Sanders has yet to speak publicly against Export-Import Bank in 2014

Despite authoring a 2002 article denouncing the Export-Import Bank, Senator Sanders has yet to speak publicly about it in 2014 As one of the most progressive members of Congress, you have continually served as an inspiration to progressive-minded people by standing up to anti-progressive forces regardless of whether they come from the Republicans ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Tax, Social Security, Personal Finance, Liberal Political News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

West Australian

Geithner defends US stimulus exit

Former US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner defended the Federal Reserve's withdrawal of its unprecedented stimulus programme in an Australian newspaper interview Thursday, saying what was good for the American economy would also support other countries.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Government Executive

Hillary Clinton's Lessons in Executive Diplomacy

A host of memoirs by former Obama administration Cabinet chiefs have been arriving in bookstores, offering valuable management lessons for political appointees and career civil servants.


Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Haiti, World News, Central America

Fri Jul 18, 2014

ABA Banking Journal

Geithner's long take on financial crisis

Stress Test not only graces the cover of this book about an unparalleled time in modern American economic history-as seen through the eyes of one of the major participants-but sums up the national experience, too.


Related Topix: Bank of New York, Banking, Financial Services, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Jay, NY

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Housing Wire

Former Treasury general counsel George Madison joins Sidley Austin

George Madison, who served as general counsel of the U.S. Department of the Treasury from September 2009 to June 2012, has joined Sidley Austin LLP as a partner in the firm's global banking and financial services practice.


Related Topix: US News, US Treasury, Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association - College Retirement Equities Fund, Financial Services, Investment Services

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Social Security: How much of your benefits are being taxed?

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, center, and Labor Secretary Hilda Solis, left, listen as Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius speaks at a news conference on the Social Security and Medicare Trustees Reports, April 23, 2012.


Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance, Medicare, Health, IRA

Wed Jul 09, 2014


House Republicans Ignore Unemployment to Keep Inflation Low

Remember when Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson, Fed Chair Ben Bernanke, and Timothy Geithner, then President of the N.Y. Fed were running around yelling that the world was about to end? Yeah, that was back in the fall of 2008 when Lehman went under and this trio demanded that Congress immediately cough up $700 billion to bail out the banks or the ... (more)


Related Topix: Ben Bernanke, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Book Review: Stress Test By Timothy Geithner

Geithner was in the center of the 2008-09 Panic and this book provides a useful perspective from an excellent vantage point.


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