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Posted byon March 28, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress made protecting American consumers since he signed Wall Street reform into law five years ago, including an important new step taken by the independent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau earlier this week toward preventing abuses in payday lending.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 2:00 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 9:30 AM EDT
This GDP report is consistent with a wide range of indicators showing continued labor market strengthening and improvement in household and corporate balance sheets.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 8:26 PM EDT
President Obama announces new payday lending rules in Birmingham, Alabama.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 4:49 PM EDT
Investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) is incredibly important, but often misunderstood. Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions when it comes to ISDS.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 3:46 PM EDT
See what the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau just announced, and how it builds on the reforms you might not have realized the President put in place to protect you (and your money).
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 11:15 AM EDT
President Obama announced the next steps the Administration is taking to attract the world’s top talented professionals by making it easier for global companies to launch and invest in the United States.
Posted byon March 24, 2015 at 4:35 PM EDT
Yesterday marked the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act. Over the five years since the law passed, our health care system has seen considerable progress. Continuing the ACA's progress on delivery system reform is an economic imperative.
Posted byon March 24, 2015 at 2:52 PM EDT
With more than 2,600 people from more than 70 markets, and economic development organizations from all corners of the United States, the 2015 SelectUSA Investment Summit has record attendance.
Posted byon March 23, 2015 at 3:14 PM EDT