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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.
Posted byon July 22, 2011 at 11:13 AM EDT
Your quick look at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon July 21, 2011 at 3:42 PM EDT
One year ago, President Obama signed the Wall Street Reform bill into law. Check out a quick video about what it means for you.
Posted byon July 18, 2011 at 3:55 PM EDT
President Obama nominates Richard Cordray as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to look out for regular people in the financial system.
Posted byon July 18, 2011 at 9:21 AM EDT
The President will nominate Richard Cordray to serve as the first Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Watch President Obama's personnel announcement live at 1:05 PM EDT today on WhiteHouse.gov/live.
Posted byon July 11, 2011 at 9:22 AM EDT
President Obama meets with Congressional Leadership in the Cabinet Room of the White House as part of ongoing negotiations to find a balanced approach to the debt limit and deficit reduction.
Posted byon May 23, 2011 at 11:53 AM EDT
For many years, the federal government has erroneously cut checks to the wrong person for the wrong amount and for the wrong reason – sometimes these misdirected payments even go to dead people or prisoners. These mistakes, though often inadvertent, contributed to the $125 billion in improper payments made in 2010.