Topic: National Economic Council
Signs of warming relations between the White House and business community continued Tuesday as Thomas Donohue, president of the US Chamber of Commerce, applauded recent moves.
01/11/2011 02:59 pm
Obama has named economist Gene Sperling as head of the National Economic Council. The president has made other moves to patch up relations with the business community.
01/07/2011 07:26 pm
Obama brings aboard William Daley, a moderate Democrat and fellow Chicagoan, as his new chief of staff. Daley, seen as a tough but fair manager, could help White House ties to the business community.
01/06/2011 04:44 pm
A major game of musical chairs appears to be in the works at the White House. But without an infusion of new blood, some wonder, will the reshuffle get Obama back on track?
11/23/2010 02:07 pm
World trade suffered its worst slump since the Great Depression in 2008 and 2009.
11/10/2010 09:03 am
Defense Secretary Robert Gates says he works well with new National Security Adviser Tom Donilon. But reports suggest there has been friction between Donilon and the Pentagon in the past.
10/08/2010 05:35 pm
Stimulus programs only worked as long as the money poured in. When the tide of cash rolled back out, the sand castles had melted away.
08/31/2010 11:04 am
John Boehner on Tuesday called for the resignation of President Barack Obama's embattled economic team, including Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and White House economic adviser Larry Summers.
08/24/2010 12:54 pm
Christina Romer cast disagreements among key players on the White House economic team as a healthy part of reaching tough policy decisions. Christina Romer said she is leaving solely for family reasons.
08/06/2010 03:37 pm
Peter Orszag is expected to leave in the coming months, although the exact timing is not known.
06/22/2010 10:17 am