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Jennifer Bendery

Obama Nominee Takes More Hits Over Qualifications For Treasury Post

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 12.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Progressive lawmakers and activists have been raising concerns for weeks over President Barack Obama's choice of Antonio Weiss for a top...

Ryan Grim

Wall Street Rides In To Defend Antonio Weiss From Elizabeth Warren

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 11.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Andrew Ross Sorkin has found the problem: there are too few bankers working in government. He has also found the reason there are so few...

Michael McAuliff

Elizabeth Warren's New Book Skewers The White House Boys Club

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren's new book skewers the boys club who basically ran the nation's fiscal policy in the early days of the Obama admin...

Why Liberals Wanted Obama To Sound More Like Warren

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 01.29.2014 | Politics

BOSTON (AP) — Tensions within the Democratic Party were on display in the living rooms of Massachusetts, where liberal activists watched President B...

Despite Warren Fight, Senate Presses On With Obama Pick

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

* New USTR will oversee trade talks with EU, Asia-Pacific * Froman also faces challenges on India, China trade * Senator...

WATCH: Joe And Mika Fight About Obama

Posted 09.24.2011 | Media

Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski sharply disagreed on Monday's "Morning Joe" about President Obama's handling of the Elizabeth Warren nomination. ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Republican Opposition To Elizabeth Warren Allows White House To Duck Uncomfortable Questions

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 09.17.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Thanks to united Republican opposition to Elizabeth Warren as the permanent head of the consumer protection agency she dreamed up and sh...

Fighting to Protect Consumers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Elizabeth Warren

I enthusiastically agreed to serve as an Assistant to the President and Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury on the CFPB. The president and I are committed to the same vision -- leveling the playing field again.

Elizabeth Warren: The Right Appointment at the Right Time

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

Some of Ms. Warren's supporters think this move is something of a half-measure. There is something to be said for that, but the interim appointment route is by far the best way forward.

Warren: A Huge Win

Robert Kuttner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

In an administration dominated by Rubinistas, Warren will literally be the first financial progressive with both a personal connection to the president as well as an independent power base.

Obama, Elizabeth Warren, Meet Amid Speculation She Could Be Picked To Head Consumer Protection Agency

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Elizabeth Warren, a popular but polarizing consumer advocate, met with President Barack Obama at the White House Tuesday, adding to...

President Obama, Give Liz a Job

Mary Bottari | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mary Bottari

If Obama were to nominate Warren in the face of opposition from the Senate, it might inspire Americans to believe their president sees a future for us all that is not owned by the Banksters.

Sam Stein

White House Stresses Satisfaction With Progress Of Consumer Protection Reform

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House officials on Wednesday insisted that they are satisfied with congressional action on regulatory reform legislation and disputed a Huffingt...

Sam Stein

White House Hints At Veto Threat Of "Weak" Consumer Protection Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House on Tuesday suggested that President Obama would consider vetoing regulatory reform legislation if it did not include strong enough pro...