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Sylvan Lane - 01/04/16 04:38 PM EST
A top Hillary Clinton campaign official on Monday sought to undercut Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I-Vt.) Wall Street reform plan a day before her Democratic rival unveils the proposals in New York.Gary Gensler, chief financial officer for the Clinton...
Kevin Cirilli - 07/14/15 01:58 PM EDT
Progressives are pressing Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton to clarify her position on reinstating Glass-Steagall, legislation her husband repealed in 1999 that would break up big banks.Clinton's economic policy speech on...
Justin Sink - 09/20/12 03:02 AM EDT
Newly posted audio from the 1998 academic conference where President Barack Obama said he "believe[s] in redistribution" reveals the then-Illinois state Senator arguing, in the next sentence, for the importance of competition and the marketplace....
Amie Parnes - 06/12/12 06:56 PM EDT
BALTIMORE -- President Obama swiped Mitt Romney on Tuesday saying his opponent doesn't have much of an argument for why he should be president going into the November election except, "It's Obama's fault."And the tweeter-in-chief used the social...
Sylvan Lane - 01/04/16 04:38 PM EST
A top Hillary Clinton campaign official on Monday questioned Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-Vt.) approach to high-risk financial activity. Gary Gensler, chief financial officer for the Clinton campaign and former top regulator at the Commodity Futures...
Mike Lillis - 12/13/13 01:42 PM EST
Republicans in Congress have a general "disrespect" for women that's reflected in their legislative agenda, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi charged Friday, adding that she applauds the prospect of America having its first female president. [WATCH...
Alexander Bolton - 08/23/12 10:00 AM EDT
A senior adviser to Mitt Romney appeared to split with the GOP candidate Tuesday over Ben Bernanke, the Federal Reserve chairman who has been a target of conservative critics.Glenn Hubbard, an economic adviser to Romney’s campaign, defended Bernanke...