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NJ.com
Corporations that lobby N.J. lawmakers pay for food and drinks at both conventionsindustries as the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. U.S.
Corporations that lobby N.J. lawmakers pay for food and drinks at both conventions
NJ.com / Posted 5 hours ago
industries as the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) sits on the Senate Banking Committee. "Everybody's all in one place," said Sheila Krumholz, executive director of the Center for... Read more
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The Columbian
Fed pushes need for growth agendafrequency and with greater urgency that they need help from elected lawmakers.
Fed pushes need for growth agenda
The Columbian / Posted 18 hours ago
frequency and with greater urgency that they need help from elected lawmakers. In June, Fed Chair Janet Yellen told the Senate Banking Committee that fiscal policy had “not played a supportive role.” Nor are such appeals confined to the U.S.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Corker Honors Chattanooga’s Fallen 5, Reflects On Community ResponseSenator Corker served as mayor of Chattanooga from 2001 to 2005. A full transc
Corker Honors Chattanooga’s Fallen 5, Reflects On Community Response
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
Senator Corker served as mayor of Chattanooga from 2001 to 2005. A full transcript of the video follows. “I was in a [Senate Banking Committee] hearing and my wife, Elizabeth, was in Chattanooga, and she was driving down Amnicola Highway and... Read more
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Market Watch
China likely to repeat Japan’s lost decades with debt, unbalanced economy, Senate hearing findsof China’s Asian and European trading partners and encouraging a flurry of glob
China likely to repeat Japan’s lost decades with debt, unbalanced economy, Senate hearing finds
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
of China’s Asian and European trading partners and encouraging a flurry of global currency depreciation, witnesses told the Senate Banking Committee. “China’s economic-growth model appears to have run its course, and China would now seem to be... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US Senate okays Congressional Gold Medal for WWII Filvetsvery important legislation because they appreciate the urgency of getting it pa
US Senate okays Congressional Gold Medal for WWII Filvets
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
very important legislation because they appreciate the urgency of getting it passed this year.” Blanco also thanked the Senate Banking Committee, which has jurisdiction over the legislation, for “giving the green light to pass this bill by... Read more
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The Hill
Freedom Caucus moves to impeach IRS chief | Calls for US-UK trade talks | Clinton ally offers trade for Trump tax returnswith Great Britain, a major strike in Philly ahead of the Democratic National C
Freedom Caucus moves to impeach IRS chief | Calls for US-UK trade talks | Clinton ally offers trade for Trump tax returns
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
with Great Britain, a major strike in Philly ahead of the Democratic National Convention and some bipartisan love on the Senate Banking Committee. See something I missed? Let me know at slane@thehill.com or tweet me @SylvanLane. And if you like... Read more
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The Hill
Banking panel Republican says he can work with Sherrod BrownThe next top Republican on the Senate Banking Committee said Wednesday he expec
Banking panel Republican says he can work with Sherrod Brown
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
The next top Republican on the Senate Banking Committee said Wednesday he expects plenty of progress in 2017 after a sluggish two years under its current chairman. ADVERTISEMENT "We are politically very far apart in terms of our personal political... Read more
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Market Watch
Senators are urging FTC to tackle ad fraudto hijack people’s computers and direct web traffic to suspect sites loaded wit
Senators are urging FTC to tackle ad fraud
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
to hijack people’s computers and direct web traffic to suspect sites loaded with ads. The senators, both members of the Senate Banking Committee, noted that the ad industry has undertaken various efforts to stamp out fraud but questioned whether... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama ethics fails: Lawmakers get free trip to lavish hotel and spaJabo Waggoner (R-Vestavia Hills), Tom Whatley (R-Auburn) and Cam Ward (R-Alabas
Alabama ethics fails: Lawmakers get free trip to lavish hotel and spa
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
Jabo Waggoner (R-Vestavia Hills), Tom Whatley (R-Auburn) and Cam Ward (R-Alabaster). All but Ward serve on the Alabama Senate Banking Committee. Maybe the hardest thing to stomach might be how no one involved seems to see anything wrong with... Read more
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The Signal
Politics as Usual Putting Local Businesses and Jobs at RiskThe business, revenue and jobs of scores of Santa Clarita companies are at risk
Politics as Usual Putting Local Businesses and Jobs at Risk
The Signal / Posted 17 days ago
The business, revenue and jobs of scores of Santa Clarita companies are at risk. While the U.S. Senate Banking Committee drags its feet in a game of political one-upmanship, companies around the country - Santa Clarita included – are losing... Read more
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The Hill
IMF chief hits Trump on trade | Dems want Puerto Ricans on oversight board | House rejects measure to slash IRS chief's salaryFannie and Freddie without reform would keep taxpayers on the hook for future b
IMF chief hits Trump on trade | Dems want Puerto Ricans on oversight board | House rejects measure to slash IRS chief's salary
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
Fannie and Freddie without reform would keep taxpayers on the hook for future bailouts," said Corker, a member of the Senate Banking Committee. "It is my hope that Director Watt will avoid any measures that would hinder the ability to pass... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Corker, Colleagues Warn Watt Against Taking Actions "Harmful To Housing Finance Reform"Colleagues Warn Watt Against Taking Actions "Harmful To Housing Finance Reform"
Corker, Colleagues Warn Watt Against Taking Actions "Harmful To Housing Finance Reform"
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
Colleagues Warn Watt Against Taking Actions "Harmful To Housing Finance Reform" Senator Bob Corker, a member of the Senate Banking Committee, released the following statement Thursday after authoring a bipartisan letter to the director of... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Advisers may get new tools to combat elder financial abuseis a companion bill to the Senate version, authored by Susan Collins (R-Maine),
Advisers may get new tools to combat elder financial abuse
Financial Planning.com / Posted 18 days ago
is a companion bill to the Senate version, authored by Susan Collins (R-Maine), which is awaiting consideration by the Senate Banking Committee. Carolyn McClanahan, director of financial planning at Life Planning Partners, calls the bill a... Read more
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The Hill
Warren to SEC: Stop putting big business ahead of investorslawmakers and liberal groups to implement such rules. Warren and White previou
Warren to SEC: Stop putting big business ahead of investors
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
lawmakers and liberal groups to implement such rules. Warren and White previously sparred on the SEC’s agenda at a Senate Banking Committee hearing in June. Warren made the same critique of White then. And she previously described White’s... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Advisers may get new tools to combat elder financial abuseis a companion bill to the Senate version, authored by Susan Collins (R-Maine),
Advisers may get new tools to combat elder financial abuse
Financial Planning.com / Posted 18 days ago
is a companion bill to the Senate version, authored by Susan Collins (R-Maine), which is awaiting consideration by the Senate Banking Committee. Carolyn McClanahan, director of financial planning at Life Planning Partners, calls the bill a... Read more
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Op-Ed News
For Vice President: Senator Jeff Merkleyand passed a remarkable reform agenda. He's more work horse than show horse, a
For Vice President: Senator Jeff Merkley
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
and passed a remarkable reform agenda. He's more work horse than show horse, a trait that would serve Clinton well. On the Senate Banking Committee, he was a leader in pushing Wall Street reform, winning the "Volcker rule" designed to limit the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Democrats urge Sen. Richard Shelby to drop Ex-Im blockadeis holding back an agency that enjoys majority support from Congress. Mr. Shel
Democrats urge Sen. Richard Shelby to drop Ex-Im blockade
The Washington Times / Posted 24 days ago
is holding back an agency that enjoys majority support from Congress. Mr. Shelby, Alabama Republican and chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, is refusing to consider J. Mark McWatters’ nomination to the bank’s board, saying the obscure... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Senators want answers from Green Dot, Wal-Mart after card outagepurchases and withdrawing cash. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Robert Menend
Senators want answers from Green Dot, Wal-Mart after card outage
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
purchases and withdrawing cash. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey), both members of the Senate Banking Committee, on Tuesday sent a letter to Steven Streit, Green Dot’s founder and chief executive, asking for... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A single senator stymies Export-Import Bank, vexing Boeing, GEsecured the agency’s reopening, only to watch Shelby play what has proved to be
A single senator stymies Export-Import Bank, vexing Boeing, GE
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
secured the agency’s reopening, only to watch Shelby play what has proved to be a very strong hand. As chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, he bottled up President Obama’s nomination of a third member for the bank’s five-person board. Only... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Senator Brown pushing new rules for predatory payday loansand it's not paid off yet," said Christina Sarno of Warren who borrowed $500.
Senator Brown pushing new rules for predatory payday loans
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 27 days ago
and it's not paid off yet," said Christina Sarno of Warren who borrowed $500. Brown, who is the ranking Democrat on the Senate Banking Committee, is pushing for new rules that would require borrowers to first show that they can pay back a loan,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Consideration of Elizabeth Warren for vice president gives Wall Street the jittersless damaging to the financial sector as VP than if she remained in the Senate,
Consideration of Elizabeth Warren for vice president gives Wall Street the jitters
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
less damaging to the financial sector as VP than if she remained in the Senate, especially given her perch on the powerful Senate Banking Committee. And then there are those who are betting against Warren as VP. “I don’t think anybody thinks it’s... Read more
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Reuters
Fed's Yellen pulls out of ECB gathering in PortugalFederal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Co
Fed's Yellen pulls out of ECB gathering in Portugal
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016. SINTRA Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is no longer due to speak at a global central bank summit starting... Read more
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Times of Malta
Yellen projects gradual hikes in interest rates, warns on Brexit impactrate hikes as international headwinds die down. Yellen presented her semi-annua
Yellen projects gradual hikes in interest rates, warns on Brexit impact
Times of Malta / Posted 29 days ago
rate hikes as international headwinds die down. Yellen presented her semi-annual testimony on monetary policy before the Senate Banking Committee, saying that a “cautious approach” on interest rates “remains appropriate” amidst “considerable... Read more
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Reuters
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for nowFederal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Co
With a British adieu to EU, it's farewell to a Fed rate hike for now
Reuters / Posted a month ago
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016. SAN FRANCISCO The U.S. Federal Reserve, already undecided on when next to raise interest rates, now has one... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. banks take complaints over Basel III to Senate hearingXuanyan Ouyang of Medill News Service Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama chairs th
U.S. banks take complaints over Basel III to Senate hearing
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
Xuanyan Ouyang of Medill News Service Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama chairs the Senate Banking Committee. WASHINGTON — U.S. bank officials said Thursday the Basel III reforms are too complex and do not align with reality in the United States. The... Read more
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Providence Business News
Jobless claims in U.S. declined more than forecast last weekof the economic outlook. Yellen offered a subtle change in her language earlie
Jobless claims in U.S. declined more than forecast last week
Providence Business News / Posted 1 months ago
of the economic outlook. Yellen offered a subtle change in her language earlier this week in testimony before the Senate Banking Committee, saying officials would judge “whether the labor market will strengthen further,” rather than when,... Read more

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