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    1. July 21, 2014

      Wall St money backs Senate Republicans

      Wall Street donors are concentrating their firepower on backing conservative candidates to flip control in the US Senate to...

    2. May 20, 2014

      US bill would thwart corporate tax moves

      A group of 14 Senate Democrats moved to thwart plans by US companies such as Pfizer to redomicile abroad through mergers to...

    3. March 25, 2014

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    4. March 20, 2014

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    5. March 13, 2014

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    6. February 20, 2014

      Obama drops proposal to cut pensions

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    7. February 10, 2014

      Legality of JPMorgan’s $13bn settlement with DoJ tested

      The US justice department reached a secretive, backroom deal when it agreed to a landmark $13bn settlement with JPMorgan...

    8. January 8, 2014

      US senators push for greater disclosure by government agencies

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    9. December 31, 2013

      US politics: who will make the running in 2014?

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    10. December 8, 2013

      Obama cannot lead from behind on trade

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    11. November 20, 2013

      Inequality moves to the front line of US politics

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    12. September 16, 2013

      Did the White House give up on Summers too soon?

      I never thought I would say this but Barack Obama could have learnt something from George Osborne. When the chancellor...

    13. September 13, 2013

      Republicans hold strong hand if Obama wants Summers at Fed

      When a Democratic congressman told Barack Obama at a meeting on Capitol Hill in July that he should not appoint Lawrence...

    14. August 9, 2013

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    15. August 4, 2013

      Ohio Democrat tightens grip on financial ‘octopus’

      When Lawrence Summers emerged as a possible choice to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve, Sherrod Brown, Democratic...

    16. July 19, 2013

      Don’t bank on a Glass-Steagall fix

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    17. July 17, 2013

      Treasury secretary rebuffs finance reform critics in Congress

      Jack Lew, the Treasury secretary, has pushed back strongly against critics of the Dodd-Frank financial reforms amid renewed...

    18. FT Alphaville

      July 16, 2013

      The Closer

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    19. July 12, 2013

      Bill to restore Glass-Steagall unnerves Wall St

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    20. July 12, 2013

      Split the banks

      An unlikely couple of US senators, John McCain and Elizabeth Warren, have tabled legislation that would bring back a version...

    21. FT Alphaville

      July 12, 2013

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Defining the business of banking. Yes, we are talking about a new Glass-Steagall....

    22. July 11, 2013

      Senators seek bank reform on lines of Glass-Steagall

      A bipartisan group of senators has taken aim at the largest US banks, introducing legislation to bring back a version of the...

    23. FT Alphaville

      July 11, 2013

      The Closer

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    24. FT Alphaville

      July 11, 2013

      Glass-Steagall, reanimated

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    25. June 27, 2013

      Obama choice for regulator backtracks on reducing mortgage debt

      The Obama administration’s nominee to run the Federal Housing Finance Authority has backtracked on some of his earlier...

    26. June 20, 2013

      Congress and trade

      The US Senate did what was expected on Wednesday in confirming Michael Froman as the next US trade representative. With only...

    27. FT Alphaville

      April 15, 2013

      Ultimate Statistics Senator takes on US regulators' $9.3bn foreclosure agreement

      FT Alphaville does like a good Senate Banking Hearing. Especially when they feature a political body slam on proper...

    28. March 26, 2013

      US in crackdown on Citigroup anti-laundering flaws

      The US Federal Reserve has ordered Citigroup to improve its compliance with anti-money laundering rules, citing deficiencies...

    29. March 7, 2013

      US lawmaker attacks HSBC settlement

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    30. January 31, 2013

      Credit due on key strokes of genius

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    31. January 8, 2013

      AIG weighs action against US government

      AIG, the US insurer, which received the biggest of all the government bailouts during the financial crisis, may sue the US...

    32. November 9, 2012

      US bank reform must avoid stoking turmoil

      The last flicker of hope for bond and derivative traders was in effect snuffed out this week. Wall Street has made no secret...

    33. FT Alphaville

      November 8, 2012

      Wall Street and the elections

      Final tallies via Open Secrets: The note attached to the chart says: “The organizations themselves did not donate, rather...

    34. November 7, 2012

      Foreign policy team faces shake-up

      President Barack Obama will immediately face some delicate decisions about his most important national security advisers,...

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      November 7, 2012

      US election night: As it happened (8-11pm)

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    36. November 6, 2012

      Control of Congress remains split

      Democratic congressmen compounded the defeat of Mitt Romney in the presidential election by fending off Republican...

    37. FT Long Short

      September 27, 2012

      Writing off Romney

      How is the US election affecting markets? Well, it seems that investors expect re-election for President Barack Obama, and...

    38. September 19, 2012

      Democrats’ election prospects in Senate improve

      Just a few months ago, the chances of Democrats holding on to the Senate this November seemed slim. The party has to defend...

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