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Tim Geithner Bailout

Tim Geithner: Give Presidents The Power To Act Unilaterally During Financial Crises

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics

Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner wants to expand executive authority so that presidents can act as swiftly in times of financial crisis as t...

Tim Geithner Criticizes Elizabeth Warren In New Book

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.12.2014 | Politics

Timothy Geithner had some critical words for Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) in a new memoir reflecting upon his time as treasury secretary before and...

Summers/Geithner Plan: Bank Heist One More Time

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Diane Francis

This plan is more of the same: highly leveraged risk-taking shenanigans facilitated by a naive government and tax dollars.

Geithner's Private Investment Fund Details Revealed

Financial Times | Krishna Guha | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One reason the US authorities are reluctant to pull the plug on any big banks is that they hope their toxic asset purchase plan could show that losses...

GOP Sen. Shelby: Geithner "Wasted" Senate's Time

CBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama, the top Republican on the Senate Banking Committee, on Wednesday lambasted Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner'...

The Audacity of Dopes

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

The bankers have convinced the Bush and Obama administrations that the taxpayers should be looted to bail out risk capital. We should stop listening to the folks that caused the crisis.

Geithner Prevails In Internal Debate Over Bailout, Opposing Tough Conditions | STEPHEN LABATON and EDMUND L. ANDREWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration's new plan to bail out the nation's banks was fashioned after a spirited internal debate that pitted the Treasur...

Obama and The Economy: How It's Going to Play Out

Ian Welsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ian Welsh

The only people in this debacle who acted in the interests of ordinary Americans are House Democrats, but in the end they're going to be forced to choose between no bill and a fatally compromised bill.

Geithner Delays Financial Bailout Plan To Tuesday

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — A Treasury Department official says Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner will unveil the Obama administration's new framework to aid...