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GOP, Ready to Control Senate, Has New Strategy for Obama
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:37:08 GMT -
With Republicans poised to take control of the Senate, GOP lawmakers are developing a strategy to pass key bills, while steering clear of negative atmospherics that could damage their chances of capturing the presidency in 2016, The Wall Street Journal reported .Dana Milbank: America's real ice bucket challenge
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:52:19 GMT -
I'm just back from vacation in Europe, where, to judge from the political headlines coming out of the United States, this country had no greater care than which of its leaders would next be soaked in cold water.
It's Time to Hug it Out with Your 401
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:03:32 GMT -
The 401 turns 40 on Sept. 2, and it is no exaggeration to say that it has revolutionized retirement for millions of Americans, providing them a way to spend the last phase of their lives with greater financially security than previous generations.ERISA Turns 40
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:16:25 GMT -
President Gerald Ford at his desk in the White House. Photo by Marion S. Trikoso.
Right-Wing Watchdogs Push "Bogus" EPA Map Conspiracy
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:11:01 GMT -
A group of right-wing news sites coordinated across the U.S. are baselessly pushing a conspiracy theory that the Environmental Protection Agency has been hiding new maps that reveal an "alarming" power grab.Coalition Petitions EPA To Change Rules On Confidential Business Information
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:09:52 GMT -
On August 21, 2014, a coalition of environmental, health, and labor groups filed a 23-page petition with EPA requesting that the Agency "establish time limits for confidentiality claims for chemical information submitted by industry under the Toxic Substances Control Act ."
SEC Dishing Out $300,000 Whistleblower Award to Internal Auditor
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:46:52 GMT -
For the first time, the Securities and Exchange Commission is rewarding a corporate whistleblower whose actual job it is to blow the whistle on a company's internal missteps.'Structured Finance Alert: Sec Adopts Final Regulation Ab II Rules'
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:46:51 GMT -
On August 27, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted final rules that significantly revise the existing regulations that govern disclosure requirements, offering processes and periodic reporting for asset-backed securities .