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Wall Street Government Shutdown

Samantha Lachman

Conservatives Grudgingly Praise Warren, Pelosi For Opposing 'Wall Street Giveaway'

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Some conservatives have acknowledged that they have ideologically more in common than they would like to admit with Sen. Elizabeth Warre...

Zach Carter

Wall Street Demands Derivatives Deregulation In Government Shutdown Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 12.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wall Street lobbyists are trying to secure taxpayer backing for many derivatives trades as part of budget talks to avert a government sh...

New York Official Warns Wall Street Profits May Slow

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 10.22.2013 | Business

ALBANY, N.Y. -- ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Though Wall Street recorded $10.1 billion in profits for the first half of 2013, New York's comptroller said Tue...

Obama To Wall Street: You Should Be Scared

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A self-described "exasperated" President Barack Obama told Wall Street CEOs on Wednesday that they should not take for granted that the ...

Stocks Close Lower On Day 2 Of Government Shutdown

Reuters | Posted 10.03.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended lower on Wednesday on the second day of a partial U.S. government shutdown shortly before congressional leaders...

Wall Street Just Woke Up To Congressional Stupidity And It's Ugly

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 10.03.2013 | Business

On the first day of the government shutdown, financial markets seemed blissfully oblivious. On the second day, they seem to be waking up to the id...

Stocks Tumble As Government Shutdown Nears

AP | KEN SWEET | Posted 11.30.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks fell Monday as Wall Street worried that a budget fight in Washington could lead to an event far worse for the economy_ a failu...