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Tony Fratto

Wall Street's All-Out War Against Financial Regulation Continues Unabated

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Only in the warped, distorted, Alice-in-Wonderland world of Wall Street would one think "Washington went to war against big Wall Street banks" or that "Washington won [the war] in a blowout," as said today in a Politico article.

Ryan Grim

'The Most Complex And Intricate Web Of BS In The World'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 07.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sam Geduldig, a lobbyist with Clark, Lytle, Geduldig & Cranford, which represents corporate and Wall Street clients, was invited to disc...

WATCH: Chris Matthews' Heated Clash

Posted 06.08.2012 | Media

MSNBC's Chris Matthews clashed with former George W. Bush official Tony Fratto on Friday during the network's coverage of President Obama's address on...

Amanda Terkel

Dick Cheney Headlining John Boehner Fundraiser

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Vice President Dick Cheney and a group of Bush administration and campaign alumni are hosting a fundraiser for House Speaker John...

Former GOP Treasury Official: Rick Perry 'Is An Idiot'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics

Bruce Bartlett, who served as an adviser to Ronald Reagan and as a Treasury official under George H.W. Bush, called Republican presidential hopeful Ri...

Presidential Candidates Should Reject Violent Rhetoric; Embrace Church Call For Civility

Rev. Chuck Currie | Posted 10.16.2011 | Religion
Rev. Chuck Currie

Perry's comments about Ben Bernanke were unpresidential. More importantly for a candidate who professes that he is called by God to run for the presidency, his comments were un-Christian.

Bush Alumni Working On Social Network For Bushies Only

Politico | DANIEL LIBIT | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Though George W. Bush left office with the reputation of a technological lummox -- infamously using the term "Internets" -- his former staffers are us...

GOP Turns To Bush Aides For Help Reviving Party

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republicans looking to recover from Bush-era defeats are turning to an unlikely source for advice: top aides to former President George W. Bush. Fo...

CNBC Hires Former Bush Aide Tony Fratto

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today, Congress is discussing if and how to create a systemic risk regulator for the financial industry, which would oversee all financial institution...

White House Stresses Patience In Market Adjustments

wsj.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The White House declined to comment on the steep decline in stock prices early Friday, but warned that it will take time for investors to digest the r...

What Did Bush&Co Know And When Did They Know It?

Steven G. Brant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven G. Brant

When you are governing a country, you address problems when you first think they might occur and fix them before they become full blown disasters.

Will The Real Domestic Terrorist Please Stand Up?

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jayne Lyn Stahl

Is it okay to firebomb villages, maim and kill innocent civilians and call these acts of domestic heroism because in the Oval Office the ideology they represent passes the smell test?

Jason Linkins

White House On Iraq: 'We've Thrown Out The Rose-Colored Glasses'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Earlier today, Deputy Press Secretary Tony Fratto made a startling admission, suggesting that, at some point in the past, the White House regarded the...