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Sheila Bair

Mounting A Surge in the War Against Foreclosure Predators

Mark Winston Griffith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mark Winston Griffith

While there is room for improvement among nonprofits doing foreclosure prevention, this observation made by the Times is like blaming the troops in Iraq for not policing enough territory.

Foreclosure Moratorium: Its time has come?

Mark Winston Griffith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mark Winston Griffith

This entry is cross-posted on the DMI blog There used to be time when the idea of a national moratorium on foreclosures was largely seen as an imprac...

Change We Can Bank On

Robert Scheer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Scheer

This is not change we can believe in -- not if Robert Rubin or his protégé, Lawrence Summers, get to call the shots on the economy in Obama's incoming administration.

Who Wasn't On Stage With Obama and Should Have Been?

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Clemons

I'm not satisfied with the roster of economic personalities and thinkers we see Barack Obama mixing with.

Housing Relief Plan Delayed By Disagreements

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Disagreements over how to structure a federal foreclosure-prevention program are complicating and potentially delaying what is likely to...

FDIC Chief Criticizes Government Response to Crisis

ProPublica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
ProPublica

A public criticism coming from one of the key government officials overseeing the bailout seems rare enough. But Sheila Bair has been similarly outspoken before.