Oct 1, 2014
The FDIC held its annual two-day bank research conference Sept. 18 and 19 at its facility in northern Virginia, where the theme was "Risk Management After the Crisis: What is next for the domestic and international financial institutions and systems?"
Sep 30, 2014
The Senate Banking Committee held a long hearing recently titled "Examining the State of Small Banking Institutions." Two panels of witnesses testified, representing regulators and the industry. This article will cover the panel of regulators.
Sep 29, 2014
Veteran political scholar Michael Barone, co-author of the legendary Almanac of American Politics, appeared on C-SPAN's Washington Journal recently to discuss his recent column as senior political analyst for the Washington Examiner titled "How the GOP Got This Way."
Sep 26, 2014
In connection with the 40th anniversary of the pardon of Richard Nixon, John Richard Greene, history professor at Cazenovia College in New York, and author of The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford, spoke at the Kansas City Public Library in Missouri to talk about issues raised by the pardon.
Sep 25, 2014
David Fahrenthold has the government waste beat as a national reporter for The Washington Post. He Fahrenthold appeared recently on C-SPAN's Q&A to talk about his Aug. 17 front-page article titled "A Medicare Scheme That Just Kept Rolling Along" on the "power wheelchair scam."
Sep 24, 2014
Jack Devine recently spoke in suburban Washington about his 32-year career as a spymaster for the CIA as he presented his book Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story before the Association of Former Intelligence Officers.
Sep 23, 2014
Richard Vague, managing partner of Gabriel Investments and chairman of the Governor's Woods Foundation, recently discussed his book, The Next Economic Crisis: Why It's Coming and How to Avoid It.
Sep 22, 2014
Sen. Bernie Sanders, the independent social democrat from Vermont who caucuses with the Democrats, crossed over to nearby New Hampshire to attend a recent breakfast sponsored by the AFL-CIO at the Saint George Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Manchester.