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Pay Czar Kenneth Feinberg To Review Executive Pay At Bailed-Out Firms

AP | STEVENSON JACOBS and DANIEL WAGNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The Obama administration's pay czar is launching a review of compensation for 25 top executives at all financial firms that received ...

Pay Czar Agrees To Boost Unnamed AIG Exec's Pay Package By $4 Million

AP | MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — A top executive of American International Group Inc. has been granted a $4.3 million pay-package bump by the troubled insurance gia...

Wall Street Bonuses: What The Politicians MEANT To Say

washingtonpost.com | Frank Ahearns | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

So now, during bonus season, we look back at some of the key statements from the Great Bonus Controversy of 2009. The gap between what was said and wh...

Wall Street's Designer-Dressed Thieves

Mike Papantonio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mike Papantonio

Open the phonebook and randomly pick the name of a stockbroker or a bank president. Call that person and ask them to explain to you how a synthetic or a derivative actually works.

AIG Executives Have Repaid Just $19 Million Of $165 Million That They Promised To Give Back

Washington Post | Brady Dennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

New York Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo threatened to publicize the recipients' names, prompting executives at AIG Financial Products to hastily agr...

Friday Talking Points [96] -- The Impressiveness of Alan Grayson

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

First, let's get rid of the distractions this week. Chicago will not be getting the Olympics in 2016, even after President Obama went over to Copenha...