But it was singles -- so, you know, ordinary people can relate to that.
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Miranda drills in the assumption of America as a place built by immigrants; 100% correct. His next step is a subtle jab, an
Kudos to the Treasury Department which has announced that Harriet Tubman's face will grace the front of the redesigned $20 bill, making her the first woman in more than a century and first African American ever to be represented on the face of an American paper note.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew has asked the American people for feedback on what he calls "a new family of bills." I'm teaming up with Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) to urge the Secretary to embrace this plan: Create a $25 bill. Put Eleanor Roosevelt on it.
Instead of cooperating with other governments to end the suicidal race to the bottom or imposing other taxes and penalties on the tax evaders, the administration is demanding that the EU cease cracking down on tax evasion scams by U.S. corporations.
"There needs to be a restructuring so Puerto Rico's financial affairs can be put on a sustainable course."
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The scale of the challenge to destroy terrorist financing is formidable. It is desperately difficult to trace ownership of
"It's a narrative for a new movement."
President Barack Obama has said his administration's argument for the Iran deal is "going great."
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U.S. Treasury Secretary Softens View on China-Led Infrastructure Bank, But Stresses 'High Standards' in Asia Society Address
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew offered a gentler approach to China's proposed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) Tuesday, saying "the U.S. stands ready to welcome new additions to the international development architecture."
At the conference Lew cast some bread upon the water -- announcing an extension of HAMP and related programs through 2016 -- and these crumbs were eagerly consumed by so-called housing advocates
Tweets about "#aspenideas" TIME: 7:30pm-8:30pm EST On Sunday, June 30, The New York Times Washington Bureau Chief David Leonhardt
“We have a situation now where Wall Street banks are not only too big to fail, they are too big to jail,” Sanders said. “That
Lew also said that he had played no role in setting up the fund. In the fall, Romney acknowledged that he created offshore
"Lew is the best we can hope for -- very smart, very fair-minded. But he isn't an expert in markets," said University of
So it looks like Jacob "Jack" Lew is indeed going to be President Obama's next Treasury Secretary, NBC's John Harwood reported on Wednesday. The first question everybody wants answered about him is, naturally, what is the deal with his crazy handwriting?
Still, it's unlikely Chenault will be tapped to replace Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, who has said he plans to step