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  • Weiner’s Wife Didn’t Disclose Consulting Work She Did While Serving in State Dept.

    05/16/2013 9:49:00 PM PDT · by Second Amendment First · 9 replies
    NY Times ^ | May 16, 2013 | RAYMOND HERNANDEZ
    The State Department, under Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton, created an arrangement for her longtime aide and confidante Huma Abedin to work for private clients as a consultant while serving as a top adviser in the department. Connect with NYTMetro Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook for news and conversation. Ms. Abedin did not disclose the arrangement — or how much income she earned — on her financial report. It requires officials to make public any significant sources of income. The disclosure of the agreement that Ms. Abedin made with the State Department comes as her husband, former...
  • Brokerage-firm failure has to be an option: Paulson (orchestrating orderly retreat?)

    07/02/2008 6:03:34 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 8 replies · 140+ views
    Market Watch ^ | 07/02/08 | Greg Robb
    Brokerage-firm failure has to be an option: Paulson By Greg Robb, MarketWatch Last update: 1:09 p.m. EDT July 2, 2008 WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson will stress in a speech later Wednesday that federal regulators must craft a system to allow brokerage firms to fail without threatening the overall financial system. "For market discipline to constrain risk effectively, financial institutions must be allowed to fail," Paulson said in excerpts of a speech he will deliver in London. "It is clear that some institutions, if they fail, can have a systemic impact, so we must give regulators the authorities...