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Shahien Nasiripour

Volcker Rule Finalized With Wall Street Responsible For Judging Compliance | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Big Wall Street banks face an uneasy future after U.S. regulators on Tuesday finalized the Volcker Rule, a measure that attempts to curtail big bets o...

Zach Carter

The Next Elizabeth Warren? | Zach Carter | Posted 11.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After a string of setbacks involving major economic and judicial appointments, President Barack Obama's pick for the second-highest job ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Senate Snubs Students As Borrowers Await Relief | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate on Thursday rejected student loan proposals that would have either temporarily helped only a small subset of new borrowe...

Shahien Nasiripour

Job Fair Detour Spurs Federal Reserve Inequality Probe | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A random trip to a local job fair may be responsible for the Federal Reserve’s renewed focus on income disparities and its fresh conce...

Shahien Nasiripour

Top Fed Official Warns Inequality May Impede Recovery | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top Federal Reserve policymaker has raised the possibility that rising inequality may restrain economic growth for several years in a ...

The Bernanke Fed Is in a Deep Hole With a $1.6 Trillion Time Bomb

Robert Auerbach | Posted 10.29.2011 | Business
Robert Auerbach

The Bernanke Fed's policy has created a $1.6 trillion time bomb that has contributed to high unemployment and may explode under the Fed's new policy a...

Zach Carter

Fed Official Calls For Major Foreclosure Reforms | Zach Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top federal regulator told bankers on Friday that a major investigation into Wall Street's foreclosure system has revealed a "broken" ...

Federal Reserve Board Gets Two New Members

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Two new members have been installed on the Federal Reserve, which has enormous power over Americans' pocketbooks. Janet Yellen bec...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama's Reported Picks For Federal Reserve Praised By Economists | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Economists are cheering the Obama administration's rumored picks for the Federal Reserve, noting that the two economists and the bank regulator report...