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Timothy Geithner Told Advisers 'F**k The Banks': Report

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.25.2013 | Business

Some have criticized outgoing Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner for not being tough enough on the banks during and after the financial crisis. A...

Banking on Failure: FDIC Shutting Down Insolvent Banks at a Record Pace

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sheldon Filger

It is preposterous to conclude that the U.S. banking sector is well capitalized and strong enough to endure a severe economic recession.

Sam Stein

Geithner Responds To HuffPost Readers On Banks, Compensation, Credit Default Swaps | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Timothy Geithner said on Thursday that the Obama White House was attempting to create a new economic system in which large institutions did not assume...

Geithner says major banks have raised $56 billion

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Declaring that the financial system was "starting to heal," Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Wednesday that major banks had...

Sam Stein

Geithner Wins The Night: Not One Question For Obama On Banks | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama may have been the host of a prime-time press conference on Wednesday evening, but it was Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner who had the ...

Sam Stein

Geithner: We Won't Hesitate To Change Management At Banks | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Timothy Geithner took what appeared to be a stronger line when it came to the potential firing of bank CEOs Sunday, saying that the administration wou...

Why Is Geithner Continuing Paulson's Policy of Violating the Law?

William K. Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
William K. Black

Paulson and Geithner's refusal to comply with the law has already cost the taxpayers scores of billions of dollars in unnecessary costs. Geithner indicated Friday that he would continue to flout the law.

Sam Stein

Obama On Banking Crisis: We Can't "Prolong The Agony" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama is taking a rip-off-the-bandaid approach when it comes to dealing with the banking crisis, telling ABC Nightline that the process of rest...