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Posted byon December 9, 2011 at 1:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon December 8, 2011 at 2:53 PM EDT
President Obama spoke from the briefing room at the White House to address a vote by Senate Republicans to block Richard Cordray -- and the refusal of Congress to extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 8, 2011 at 10:29 AM EDT
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is hamstrung by the simple fact that the Senate refuses to confirm Richard Cordray -- the man who President Obama has nominated to be its director.
Posted byon December 7, 2011 at 4:23 PM EDT
Mayors and state Attorneys General speak out on the nomination of Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Posted byon December 6, 2011 at 7:47 PM EDT
In the state where his mother was born, President Obama makes an argument about laying a new foundation for broad-based prosperity in America.
Posted byon November 1, 2011 at 10:48 AM EDT
As part of the White House Campaign to Cut Waste, the Obama Administration is moving aggressively on disposal of excess properties to save taxpayer dollars and make more efficient use of the government’s real estate assets.
Posted byon October 18, 2011 at 4:57 PM EDT
We’re looking at some of the myths surrounding Wall Street Reform and setting the record straight.
Posted byon October 17, 2011 at 2:59 PM EDT
This week, we’ll be taking a look at what critics of Wall Street reform are saying -- and rebutting their claims one by one
Posted byon October 6, 2011 at 9:15 AM EDT
The Senate Banking Committee today votes on the nomination of Richard Cordray to become the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a critical step towards implementing Wall Street Reform so that it fully protects consumers from hidden fees and abusive practices
Posted byon September 13, 2011 at 12:00 AM EDT
New data released today on income and poverty in 2010 underscore the need for Congress to pass the President’s American Jobs Act without delay.