Topic: Financial Services Oversight Council
President Obama signed a sweeping financial reform bill into law Wednesday giving the federal government new powers to regulate Wall Street.
07/21/2010 06:13 pm
The financial reform bill passed Thursday by the Senate would create a council of financial watchmen who would act as an early warning system for market trouble.
05/21/2010 06:45 pm
Congress shouldn't let financial institutions get large enough to wreck the financial system. But questions abound about whether the Feds can be honest regulators.
12/16/2009 11:27 am
Lawmakers have a lot on their plates, plus they're still smarting from earlier bailouts.
06/19/2009 01:00 am