Topic: Troubled Assets Relief Program
The House passed the Disclose Act Wednesday. The act addresses the Supreme Court ruling that struck down campaign finance spending limits on corporations. But some organizations, like the NRA, are exempt. The bill faces a tough fight in the Senate.
06/25/2010 09:43 am
Many economists say deficit spending is crucial to keeping the economy moving. But history tells a different story.
06/23/2010 11:30 am
Nikki Haley, with the help of Tea Party activists and Sarah Palin, overtook the old boy network to win the GOP runoff.
06/23/2010 06:48 am
Kenneth Feinberg is President Obama's choice to run the $20 billion escrow fund for claims against BP in the Gulf oil spill disaster. Mr. Feinberg also ran the 9/11 victim compensation fund.
06/16/2010 07:50 pm
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Chris Van Hollen discussed House Democrats' strategy for the 2010 election at a May 24 Monitor Breakfast.
06/07/2010 01:05 am
By taking bold actions during the financial crisis, the Fed ventured into fiscal policy. Now, Congress is pushing back.
06/04/2010 12:40 am
The ouster of Bob Bennett, a conservative and influential Republican senator from Utah, speaks volumes about voter sentiment.
05/28/2010 10:10 am
At least $8.3 trillion of the national debt is missing from the government’s books.
05/25/2010 04:00 pm
Financial reform debate centers around a key question: Will reform mean that the economy is better protected? Here is a look at pros and cons in the debate.
05/21/2010 08:34 pm
Groups push not only for stronger regulation of Wall Street banks, but a greater emphasis on ethical business practices.
05/18/2010 10:23 am