Articles in Category: 'TARP'

By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: August 29, 2011 3:55 AM
The August recess was a habit from back-in-the-day because at one time our U.S. Capitol didn't have the benefit of air conditioning. The Senate and House chambers are already full of hot air without Mother Nature adding to the problem.
 
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By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: November 22, 2011 3:55 AM
The supercommittee apparently wasn't so super. The members announced Monday they would not be able to meet the deadline of Nov. 23 for finding $1.2 trillion to $1.5 trillion in savings in our federal government over the next 10 years.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: August 8, 2011 3:55 AM

Why aren't voters moving to the left, toward parties favoring bigger government, during what increasingly looks like an economic depression?

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 16, 2011 3:55 AM

Barack Obama did not watch the Republican presidential candidates' debate in Manchester, N.H., on Monday night, we are told. He was busy addressing a campaign fundraising event in Miami.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: June 20, 2011 3:55 AM

Two years ago, in June 2009, the American economy emerged from recession, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research. But as this week's Economist noted, with typical British understatement, "The recovery has been a disappointment."

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: February 9, 2011 3:55 AM

Florida's Republican delegation is sparring over the GOP's proposed $32 billion in cuts to the current federal budget, while taking political fire from the left and right.
 
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By: Elizabeth Letchworth | Posted: September 13, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Congress comes back to D.C. this week after its August recess, which was packed with overseas travel, some constituent meetings and lots of hours spent “dialing for dollars.”

 
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