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Jon Corzine

Securities Firm Collapse May Interest FBI

Posted 01.02.2012 | Business

CHICAGO/NEW YORK, Nov 1 (Reuters) - MF Global Holdings Ltd failed to protect customer accounts by keeping them separate from its own funds, said a...

Official: MF Global Admitted Using Client Money As Troubles Mounted

AP | DANIEL WAGNER and TOM HAYS | Posted 01.01.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON — MF Global, the securities firm led by Jon Corzine, admitted using clients' money as its financial troubles mounted, a federal offic...

A Liberal's Investment Firm Goes Under

The Relentless Conservative | Posted 01.01.2012 | Business
The Relentless Conservative

I never trusted Corzine. He always seemed to me to be the hypocritical embodiment of everything that Liberals always accused Conservative politicians of: money-grubbing greed, ignoring the disadvantaged and cheating honest people along the way.

Big Brokerage Firm Files For Bankruptcy After Bad Euro Bets

Posted 12.31.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - MF Global Holdings Ltd filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, court records show. The filing came after tal...

Jon Corzine's Lesson for Wall Street Risk Takers

Charles Gasparino | Posted 12.28.2011 | Business
Charles Gasparino

MF Global -- which is unlikely to survive through the weekend, at least in its current form -- is no ordinary firm and the tale of how it became the latest casualty of mindless risk taking is something that every risk taker on Wall Street could learn from.

Paul Blumenthal

Obama Bundlers Bring The Big Bucks

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The re-election campaign of President Barack Obama has a wide base of small-dollar donors and a small base of big-dollar bundlers. A tot...

Matt Sledge

New Jersey Governor's Helicopter Ride Latest In Often-Criticized Tradition

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 08.01.2011 | Politics

This story was reported in collaboration with our partners at Patch.com. Chris Christie was in a rush to get from his son's baseball game in Montva...

Goldman Sachs, Business Standards and the Critics

Robert Teitelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Goldman Sachs' sixty-seven-page report of its business standards committee on proposed internal changes has been met with skepticism -- with one exception.

Will I Be Forced to Vote Republican?

Stanton Peele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stanton Peele

Chris Christie opponents focus solely on what New Jerseyans will be losing -- not on what these things cost and what we can afford.

At Goldman Sachs, Partners Can Lose Their Coveted Status

nytimes.com | SUSANNE CRAIG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As many as 60 Goldman executives could be stripped of their partnerships this year to make way for new blood, people with firsthand knowledge of the p...

Cory Booker Is 41 Years Old

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John R. Bohrer

Cory Booker has become cliche: Newark's Savior-in-Progress. An image that's been marching in place for the better part of a decade.

Jon Corzine, Former Goldman Sachs CEO, Says Company's Actions Hard To Justify

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In an exclusive interview with ABC News' Bianna Golodryga, Jon Corzine addresses the allegations against Goldman and also urges for financial regulato...

Corzine & NJ Officials Got U2 And Springsteen Tickets Ahead Of Line

bloomberg.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Former New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine's office got U2 and Bruce Springsteen seats the public couldn't buy last year, at the same time the state was s...

Jon Corzine's New Job: Princeton Professor

The Daily Princetonian | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Former New Jersey governor Jon Corzine has been appointed as a Wilson School visiting professor for the 2010--11 academic year, the University announc...

Jon Corzine: People Hate Goldman Sachs Because They "Envy" Success (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In an interview with Bloomberg Television yesterday, former Goldman Sachs CEO Jon Corzine -- and former New Jersey governor -- defended the firm he on...

Jon Corzine To CNBC?

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Jon Corzine, the former Goldman Sachs chief and Senator who was ousted from the NJ governor's office in November's election, may soon be a regular fac...

Gov. Corzine Signs Medical Marijuana Bill Into Law

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine has signed legislation granting chronically ill patients legal access to marijuana. Corzine's offic...

The Right-Wing Media's Election Analysis Just Ain't That Good

Karl Frisch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Karl Frisch

Back in 2001, conservative media figures were adamant. Democratic Party victories at the ballot boxes during the off-year elections had little national significance.

Jon Corzine Almost Gave Up Reelection Bid

The Newark Star Ledger | Josh Margolin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It was the great urban legend of the campaign: With the White House worried, a frustrated Gov. Jon Corzine was having second thoughts and came close t...

Palin's Boob a Fake: Hoffman Loses

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

The only thing Sarah Palin can really take credit for is New York's House District 23 electing a Democrat for the first time since before The Civil War.

Election Day: What To Watch For In New Jersey, New York And Virgiia

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Independents who swept Barack Obama to a historic 2008 victory broke big for Republicans on Tuesday as the GOP wrested political co...

Chris Christie Rips Off Monty Python, Troupe Threatens Suit

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Martin Lewis

Chris Christie, the Republican candidate for Governor of New Jersey, has created an election commercial that steals copyright-protected material from Monty Python without permission or credit.

Corzine, Christie Tied In New Poll For New Jersey Governor

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TRENTON, N.J. — In another indication that the New Jersey governor's race will go down to the wire, a new poll finds Gov. Jon Corzine and Republ...

Christopher J. Daggett, Independent, Stirs Up New Jersey Governor's Race

nytimes.com | DAVID M. HALBFINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Don't Believe Everything the Oracle Tells You

Michael Winship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Winship

Instant analysis of election results from a handful of races in an off year election is not very significant one way or the other. We'd be wise not to buy into the tub-thumping or doomsaying of pundits posing as priestesses