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Geithner Must Go

Charlie Cray | Posted 01.26.2013 | Business
Charlie Cray

An early litmus test of Barack Obama's willingness to push policies to help the middle class in his second term will be whether or not he gives Treasury Secretary Geithner the sack.

The Great Deregulator

Robert Scheer | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Robert Scheer

Obama has followed the examples of Summers and Geithner instead of those of Warren and Harris, and that is what has made the election a tossup as voters continue to suffer in an economy that Democrats as well as Republicans wrecked.

Eliot Spitzer: Obama 'Has Been On Wall Street's Side Since Day One'

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 04.14.2012 | Business

When it comes to reforming Wall Street, President Obama is all talk, according to Eliot Spitzer. The former New York governor took to Reuters TV's ...

Tim Geithner Expected To Stay Remain Treasury Secretary After All

Posted 10.04.2011 | Business


Economist-On-Economist Violence In Obama Administration?

CQ Politics | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, as I was heading to the White House for the daily briefing, I ran into one of President Barack Obama's senior economic advisers. This perso...

Top Geithner Aide Fought Obama's CEO Pay Reform

Mother Jones | —Nick Baumann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Wednesday afternoon, as President Barack Obama was leaving the White House for a town hall meeting in California, he spoke for 15 minutes to report...

Obama Has "Full Confidence" In Geithner: Gibbs

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House says it is confident in Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner amid widespread outrage over millions in bonuses insurance ...

Sam Stein

Inside Obama's Vetting Process: What Went Wrong? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Only a few weeks had passed since the election when Tom Daschle's name was leaked as the nominee for Health and Human Services Secretary. A well-respe...

Treasury Struggling To Hire Enough Staff To Handle $700B Rescue Plan

Wall Street Journal | MICHAEL R. CRITTENDEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON - President-elect Barack Obama has made his most important Treasury Department personnel choice, but Timothy Geithner has big personnel cha...