Friday, July 13, 2012
Monday, May 21, 2012
The NATO Summit spurs protests in Chicago all week, while European leaders continue talks that began at the G-8 conference over the weekend. The insider trading case against former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta begins this week in New York, as the Senate Banking Committee starts a round of Dodd-Frank hearings. Also, just a few weeks after President Obama declared his support for gay marriage, the NAACP followed suit. The impact on African-American voters remains to be seen. Molly Ball, staff writer covering politics for The Atlantic, and Charlie Herman, business and economics editor for The Takeaway and WNYC, explain the stories of the week.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
It's been nearly a year since President Barack Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Act into law. But many of the regulations required by the law are way behind schedule. What's causing the delays?