Topic: Barney Frank
Congress takes up legislation next week to give shareholders of public companies more say on executive compensation.
07/17/2009 01:00 am
Lawmakers have a lot on their plates, plus they're still smarting from earlier bailouts.
06/19/2009 01:00 am
06/17/2009 01:00 am
The administration's plan includes enabling shareholders to act as checks on top executives' compensation and appointing a pay czar for bailed-out firms.
06/10/2009 01:00 am
But US automakers did better than expected while Japanese brands did worse.
06/02/2009 01:00 am
The Monitor's language columnist muses on a new phrase from the world of finance: macroprudential oversight.
05/27/2009 01:00 am
They defeat a resolution to investigate the Speaker and insist that the CIA is not above criticism.
05/21/2009 01:00 am
Backers of the legislation, which passed Thursday, say it will prevent any future wave of foreclosures like the one that has engulfed the US housing market.
05/08/2009 01:00 am
The House and Senate both approved budget resolutions of about $3.5 trillion, backing key Obama priorities such as green energy and healthcare reform.
04/03/2009 01:00 am
Members of both parties are mad at the insurance giant. But big questions remain over what they can do about it.
03/18/2009 01:00 am