Topic: Neil Barofsky
The House voted this week to end two programs to help certain homeowners struggling to pay their mortgages. More housing aid is on the chopping block, as lawmakers decry 'ineffective' programs.
03/11/2011 06:26 pm
Washington's bailout of Wall Street will likely cost far less than originally expected.
05/10/2010 11:15 am
Bank of America and then-CEO Ken Lewis misled investors about the risks of acquiring Merrill Lynch, alleges a civil suit filed Thursday by New York's attorney general. The bank and the SEC, meanwhile, offer a $150 million settlement for investors over the Merrill Lynch episode.
02/04/2010 05:31 pm
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says the government ‘made the best of a set of terrible choices’ in bailing out insurance giant AIG. But Democrats and Republicans alike hammered him for not demanding more from financial institutions.
01/27/2010 07:28 pm
The special inspector general for the government’s financial rescue program told Congress Wednesday that the ongoing bonus quandary was 'a mess.'
10/14/2009 01:00 am
Major Asian stock indexes fell on concerns about weak US labor markets.
10/05/2009 01:00 am
Lagging poll numbers for the Treasury secretary reflect continuing anger over bank bailouts.
04/24/2009 01:00 am
Appearing before the Congressional Oversight Panel, Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner faced populist anger over bailout terms.
04/21/2009 01:00 am
Almost all of the TARP cash is spoken for, and some Senators and oversight officials complained of being left in the dark about its use at a hearing on Tuesday.
03/31/2009 01:00 am