Mar 31, 2015
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gave the keynote speech March 30 at a Center for Budget Priorities forum on policies that promote economic growth and employment.
Mar 30, 2015
Steve Reilly, investigative reporter and data specialist for USA Today, appeared on C-SPAN's Washington Journal March 29 to talk about a recent spate of attacks on the power grid that he has investigated and found to be occurring at the rate of about one every four days.
Mar 27, 2015
As Congress prepared to leave for a two-week recess for Eastover and cherry blossoms, David Hawkings, senior editor of CQ Roll Call, spoke to Greta Wodele Brawner, host of CSPAN's Washington Journal, about the status of budget legislation in the Republican Congress.
Mar 26, 2015
After appearances by Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and SEC Chair Mary Jo White before the House Financial Services Committee that were marked by repetitious questioning, this writer held out hope that a scheduled appearance by Lew at the Senate Banking Committee would be more productive.
Mar 25, 2015
On March 24, Mary Jo White, chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), testified before the House Financial Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, at a hearing titled "Examining the SEC's Agenda, Operations and FY 2016 Budget Request."
Mar 24, 2015
After hearing from a progressive and a conservative the previous day, on March 23 C-SPAN's Washington Journal heard from Maya MacGuineas, President of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.
Mar 23, 2015
As part of the scenario by which fiscal policy is supposed to develop at the beginning of every session of Congress, now that the president has delivered the State of the Union address and submitted a pile of documents setting out the administration's proposals, it is time for Congress to respond.
Mar 20, 2015
The House Financial Services Committee's Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises, chaired by Rep. Scott Garrett, R-N.J., held a hearing on the oversight of the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC)'s Division of Enforcement.