But getting such proposals through Congress looks tough, if not impossible. In a rare move, neither the Senate nor House budget committees have asked Shaun Donovan, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, to testify about the package. Still, Obama’s spending plan will likely shape the debate in Congress to some extent this year.
Prepare spouses for, and guide them through, the time when two become one.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen tells a House committee that it will proceed cautiously with potential interest rate hikes.
Feb. 10– CONCORD, N.H.– John Kasich surged to a second-place finish in the New Hampshire primary in a pivotal boost for the Ohio governor as he heads to South Carolina, where he is polling in the back of the GOP pack. Kasich was next in line after Donald Trump last night and ahead of Iowa winner Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and other favorites of the Republican establishment.
Lincoln Financial CEO Dennis Glass comments on MetLife reorganization, adds that Lincoln will do whatever is in the long-term interests of shareholders.
While the courts generally accord deference to regulators, Judge Rosemary M. Collyer of the D.C. District Court appeared highly skeptical of the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s case during the first round of oral arguments on Wednesday.