Topic: Timothy Geithner
Flat tax plan would scrap the current tax system, although Perry offered no details. He plans to explain his flat tax plan next week.
10/20/2011 12:12 am
Rick Perry says his flat tax plan is a major part of his broad prescription to revive the economy and create jobs – a move he hopes will also revive his campaign.
10/19/2011 08:00 pm
The Senate rejected the Obama jobs bill last week, but both Senate Democrats and House Republicans are trying to resurrect parts of it. Problem is, they can't agree on which parts.
10/18/2011 03:51 pm
If Occupy Wall Street coalesces into something like a real movement, the Democratic Party may have more difficulty digesting it than the GOP has had with the Tea Party.
10/11/2011 01:00 pm
The Dow jumped 183 points to close at 11123, bringing its three-day gain to 434 points
10/06/2011 06:30 pm
A Greek (or Irish or Spanish or Italian or Portuguese) default would have roughly the same effect on our financial system as the implosion of Lehman Brothers in 2008
10/05/2011 05:00 pm
Economists from 28 firms offered estimates about the jobs plan to Bloomberg News. They disagreed on how effective it would be – and the cost could be high.
09/28/2011 07:29 pm
Emerging markets like China and Brazil, as well as US, are urging European ministers to address its sovereign debt woes. But emerging markets, US lack consensus on solution.
09/21/2011 03:10 pm
$3 trillion is the cost of Obama's plan that would help put America on sounder footing, many finance experts say. But such fiscal adjustments can be tricky for the economy, IMF report warns.
09/20/2011 05:11 pm
Journalist Ron Suskind is being criticized for inaccuracies and misquotes in 'Confidence Men,' his book on the Obama White House.
09/20/2011 12:35 pm