Emergency Economic Stabilization Act

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Name: Emergency Economic Stabilization Act
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Liquidity And Toxicity: Will TARP Fix The Financial System? ...

The credit crisis that began in the spring of 2007 can be characterized by the following two issues: Money needs to move through the system for the economy to prosper. If banks won't extend credit to individuals or businesses, then liquidity problems ... [Published Investopedia - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Gubernatorial candidates answer East Providence centric question

EAST PROVIDENCE — Each of the six primary candidates for governor in both parties were sent the following question from The Post editorial staff…“What specific piece of policy you are proposing will have the most direct impact on the City of East Providence ... [Published Sakonnet Times - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Benmosche Says He Sped Up Exit Amid Year-to-live Prognosis: Bloomberg

By Clip Syndicate Bloomberg reported, Robert Benmosche, the outgoing Chief Executive of American International Group Inc, sped up his exit from the insurer after learning that he had at most a year to live. Benmosche, originally scheduled to retire in ... [Published IT Business Net - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Waning Influence, Part 2: Does Congressional Gridlock Lock Up K Street?

As the total amount of money spent on lobbying continues to fall, many analysts — including the staff at the Center for Responsive Politics — cite congressional gridlock as a cause of the decline. The 113th Congress, one of the least popular in history, ... [Published Capital Eye - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Obama Administration Backtracks on Key Lobbyist Restrictions

Yesterday, the Obama Administration issued  revised guidance regarding federal lobbyists serving on federal advisory boards and commissions. Now, instead of a total ban, federal lobbyists will be able to serve in a "representative" but not an "individual" ... [Published JD Supra - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Tea Party Discovers Eric Cantor's Record on Federal Spending

David Boaz I was as surprised as everybody else by David Brat’s defeat of Eric Cantor yesterday. But I’m not really surprised that Tea Party-type voters were tired of Cantor’s voting record. In 2010, I noted that Cantor, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, and Rep. ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jun 11 2014]
First reported May 02 2014 - Updated May 02 2014 - 1 reports

How Campaign Contributions and Lobbying Can Lead to Inefficient Economic Policy

SOURCE: AP/Charles Dharapak Pigeons fly over the intersection of 17th and K streets in Washington, D.C. K Street has long been invoked as shorthand for moneyed lobbyists who ply influence in the city. Endnotes and citations are available in the PDF ... [Published Center for American Progress - May 02 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

CBO — Report on the Troubled Asset Relief Program—April 2014

Report on the Troubled Asset Relief Program—April 2014 Source: Congressional Budget Office In October 2008, the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (Division A of Public Law 110-343) established the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) to enable ... [Published Full Text Reports... - Apr 17 2014]

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...Many financial institutions and funds had exposure to Lehman Brothers and, as a result, their failure actually caused some money market funds to " break the buck ". This necessitated the Fed to provide a guarantee to money market funds . (To learn more, read Will Your Money Market Fund Break The Buck? )"
...Benmosche, originally scheduled to retire in 2015, was diagnosed with cancer in 2010. Benmosche said at his villa in Croatia, "You know what, I'm not going to play the odds." The company said in June that Peter Hancock would succeed Benmosche as CEO and president, effective Sept
... In the memo, President Obama stated: "I hereby direct the heads of executive departments and agencies not to make any new appointments or reappointments of federally registered lobbyists to advisory committees and other boards and commissions." The ban covered all individuals listed as lobbyists under the  LDA and prohibited service on any committee, board, commission, council, delegation...

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Liquidity And Toxicity: Will TARP Fix The Finan... [Published Investopedia - Sep 07 2014]
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Benmosche Says He Sped Up Exit Amid Year-to-liv... [Published IT Business Net - Aug 28 2014]
Waning Influence, Part 2: Does Congressional Gr... [Published Capital Eye - Aug 18 2014]
Obama Administration Backtracks on Key Lobbyist... [Published JD Supra - Aug 14 2014]
Tea Party Discovers Eric Cantor's Record on Fed... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jun 11 2014]
How Campaign Contributions and Lobbying Can Lea... [Published Center for American Progress - May 02 2014]
CBO — Report on the Troubled Asset Relief Progr... [Published Full Text Reports... - Apr 17 2014]
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Waning Influence, Part 2: Does Congressional Gr... [Published Capital Eye - Aug 18 2014]
As the total amount of money spent on lobbying continues to fall, many analysts — including the staff at the Center for Responsive Politics — cite congressional gridlock as a cause of the decline. The 113th Congress, one of the least popular in history, ...
Tea Party Discovers Eric Cantor's Record on Fed... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jun 11 2014]
David Boaz I was as surprised as everybody else by David Brat’s defeat of Eric Cantor yesterday. But I’m not really surprised that Tea Party-type voters were tired of Cantor’s voting record. In 2010, I noted that Cantor, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, and Rep. ...
CBO — Report on the Troubled Asset Relief Progr... [Published Full Text Reports... - Apr 17 2014]
Report on the Troubled Asset Relief Program—April 2014 Source: Congressional Budget Office In October 2008, the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (Division A of Public Law 110-343) established the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) to enable ...
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