Lawmakers reworked financial portfolios after talks with Fed, Treasury officials

ShareThis Lawmakers reworked financial portfolios after talks with Fed, Treasury officials 24 Jun 2012 In January 2008… the subprime mortgage industry was collapsing, and the Dow Jones industrial average had lost more than 2,000 points in less than three months. House Minority Leader John A. Boehner became the Bush administration’s point person on Capitol Hill […]

Suspicious Letters to Boehner, Coats, and Murray Prompt House-Senate Alert

ShareThis Suspicious Letters to Boehner, Coats, and Murray Prompt House-Senate Alert 22 Feb 2012 House and Senate members were alerted on Wednesday that a House member’s district office and at least two senators’ state offices have received threatening mail this week containing a suspicious powdery substance, all later determined to be harmless. Memos sent to […]

Tea Party Activist to Challenge Boehner in Next Primary

By FOXNews.com Tea Party leaders who have been pushing for a primary opponent against House Speaker John Boehner in 2012 for not keeping a campaign promise to cut more federal spending are getting their wish. Tea Party activist David Lewis, a 26-year-old married father, announced Friday that he will challenge the Ohio Republican. But Lewis […]