Plutocrat’s Lawsuit Leads Unlikely Path To Transparency On AIG Bailout

By: Thursday October 2, 2014 9:17 am

The US Justice System is generally run for the rich which makes achieving justice against the rich rather difficult. But thanks to an aggrieved rich person in the form of former AIG CEO Hank Greenberg the world may finally learn the details of the AIG bailout. Though the absurdity of the case Greenberg is bringing [...]

Politics and Slow Vetting Process Keep Government Understaffed

By: Friday May 3, 2013 5:58 am

The partisan gridlock in Washington combined with a slow moving vetting process has led to many of the key posts in the Obama Administration remaining vacant. Even as the administration asks for more power to police the internet and meddle in other country’s affairs abroad it lacks the staff to meet current responsibilities. As the [...]

Alan Krueger Nominated to Council of Economic Advisers

By: Monday August 29, 2011 7:00 am

An economist from Princeton University will be nominated today to be the chief economic adviser to the President. No, not that one. Alan Krueger. If confirmed by the Senate, Mr. Krueger, a labor economist, is likely to provide a voice inside the administration for more-aggressive government action to bring down unemployment and, particularly, to address [...]

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