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Which Wall Street Party Do You Want to Vote For?

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

It's an uphill climb for Obama to even mildly criticize Mitt Romney for being a vulture capitalist given his lack of accomplishment in holding anyone on Wall Street accountable for the economic carnage they wreaked.

Corzine's Saga As Cautionary Tale of the Demise of Wall Street

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 02.15.2012 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The core lesson of the Corzine imbroglio and his "Who me?" testimony before various congressional committees has not been instinctively overlooked, but certainly not emblazoned into our consciousness, as well it should be.

Friday Talking Points -- The White Knight Is Talking Backwards...

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Sadly, there was a swarm of Democrats behaving badly this week. There were so many, in fact, that we had to leave out a few minor ones (at the state level).

Again? Throw the Bums Out!

Michael Farr | Posted 01.21.2012 | Business
Michael Farr

What should we expect of firms like MF Global and Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley? It's really not that complicated. The ethical standards are pretty clear.

Know the Side Effects

Randy Miller | Posted 09.06.2011 | New York
Randy Miller

Whether or not I agree with Gov. Christie's methods for fiscal recovery isn't important; what I will argue is that the effect of fiscal policy intended to restore order to the state's finances comes at the cost of the middle class and the poor.

Ryan Grim

Bank Shot: Independents And Dem Base Still Aligned In Anger | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With all the talk about "angry independents" deciding the special election in Massachusetts Tuesday night, the inclination among establishment Washing...

Christie Election Will Make NJ an Educational Battleground

Thomas W. Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Thomas W. Carroll

Christie is strongly committed to strengthening New Jersey's weak charter-school law, and pushing through an education tax credit focused on low-income students in failing schools.

Bank Of America CEO Search: Why No One Wants The Job

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Apparently, no one wants to be CEO of the nation's largest bank. The protracted search for a new Bank of America CEO may last until 2010, reports Bloo...

Michele Brown: Christie Aide Who Got Loan May Have Helped Chris Christie Campaign For NJ Governor

New York Times | DAVID M. HALBFINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

When news broke in August that the former United States attorney, Christopher J. Christie, had lent $46,000 to a top aide in the federal prosecutor's ...

How Important Are These Off-Year Races?

New York Times | ADAM NAGOURNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At the very least, the results in the governors' races, if not predictive, are quite likely to drive the political narrative, bolstering or diminishin...

Four Lessons for Democrats in Tuesday's Elections

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

Notwithstanding Republican victories in the N.J. and Virginia governor's races, let's not forget that a lower percentage of Americans now self-identify as Republicans than at any other time in a quarter-century.

Do You Hold These Truths to be Self-Evident?

Cindy Handler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cindy Handler

It's official: New Yorkers aren't entitled to the same freedoms that residents of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Iowa, Vermont and after New Year's, New Hampshire can take for granted.

Wall Street Stars Donating Little To Obama

The New York Times | DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Wall Street giants that received a financial lifeline from Washington may have no compunction about paying big bonuses to their dealmakers and tra...

HuffPost's David Weiner Weighs In On "Fat" Ad In New Jersey Governor's Race

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

HuffPost New York Editor David Weiner spoke to New York's WPIX News about a "fat campaign commercial" that New Jersey Governor John Corzine's campaign...

What's Up in NJ...And With Our Charts?

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Two new polls on the New Jersey governor's race this week generated a lot of discussion. When I first saw them Tuesday morning, I thought they present...

Randal Pinkett: "Apprentice" Star Expected To Be Named NJ Gov. Corzine's Running Mate

Asbury Park Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Randal Pinkett, the Season 4 winner of "The Apprentice," NBC's hit reality television show featuring Donald Trump, has emerged as the front-runner to ...

By Any Means Necessary

Jonathan Leigh Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonathan Leigh Solomon

Barack Obama has gone back on his word, Barack Obama is a hypocrite ... I couldn't be happier. Truth is, if what's necessary to win in November is some outright cheating, I'd be all for that, too.