Obama's Economic Team

UPDATE 10.8.10: The economy sheds 95,000 more jobs. The jobless rate has now topped 9.5 percent for 14 straight months, the
In the shadow of the White House, nearly 45,000 American children live in poverty, a number that has been soaring since 2007
Obama's policies are the best chance for ensuring that the United States of America remains the greatest country in the world.
President Obama may be fated to travel the same path as Gorbachev, and like him, end up as a valiant failure.
With Summers, Geithner, and Bernanke working closely with major investment bankers to restart the system of securitization, there will be a titanic struggle over what kind of regulatory system to have going forward.
The greatest was Lincoln; the next best was Roosevelt. I think Obama has the potential to be a president on their level.
Pundits have criticized last week's announcements on the new bank bailout and Afghanistan. Yet, a crack up of the Democratic coalition or fracturing of the progressive movement it is not.
From: Barack Obama To: Rahm Emanuel
Dear Rahm, I'm concerned that I'm getting only one viewpoint on how to solve the banking crisis.
Paulson now says that the administration will not, after all, use any of the $700 billion to purchase asset-based securities. At this point it seems salient to ask, what the hell is going on?
The president opened the news conference with a lengthy prepared statement read from a teleprompter. "Bankers and executives