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1 hr ago | The Hill

Wall Street spending $1.5M a day on lobbying, politics

The financial sector is has shelled out more than $800 million to influence Washington via lobbying and campaign spending in the current election cycle , according to a new report from Americans for Financial Reform.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Cornyn

5 hrs ago | Reuters

House panel set for Tuesday vote on Fed transparency bill

The House Financial Services Committee said on Friday that it will vote on a bill next week aimed at bringing more transparency to the Federal Reserve, including the controversial requirement of adopting a rules-based approach to its policy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Scott Garrett, US News, Representative Bill Huizenga, US House of Representatives, Republican

6 hrs ago | Free Republic

Congressman Urges Obama To End Deals Between Ex-Im Bank, Russia

The chairman of the House Financial Services Committee Chairman is calling on President Obama to cut off all business pending between the Export-Import Bank and Russia because of the nation's recent actions in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

10 hrs ago | Roll Call

Tea Party Circles the Wagons Around Justin Amash

No House Republican enrages the business-friendly wing of the GOP more than Justin Amash.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Jack Kingston, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul

14 hrs ago | Bloomberg

House to Subpoena Ex-Im Worker as Time Runs Out for Bank

A U.S. House committee will subpoena an Export-Import Bank employee in a widening investigation that could complicate efforts to reauthorize the lender two months before its charter expires.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Representative Kevin McCarthy, John Boehner, Paul Ryan

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Newsday

King: Terrorism insurance act renewal stalls in House, worrying NY businesses

The reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act won't be brought up in the U.S. House until September at the earliest, creating a new worry for New York businesses, said Rep. Peter King .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, New York

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mortgage News Daily

US growth forecast now 1.7 percent

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Foreclosures, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Crain's New York Business

CEOs push terrorism insurance to Congress

More than 100 New York City CEOs are calling on House Republicans in Congress to swiftly reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act , which provides a federal backstop for insurance coverage in the event of catastrophic losses from terrorist attacks.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Schumer, Peter King, US Senate, Democrat

MarketWatch

Live blog and video of Barney Frank talking about Dodd-Frank

Follow along as MarketWatch's Rob Schroeder live-blogs a House Financial Services Committee hearing on the fourth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, Blog News, MarketWatch, Startups, Republican, Texas

News Max

Boehner in Squeeze Between Ohio Exporters, Republican Ex-Im Foes

House Speaker John Boehner is getting pressure to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import Bank from a lobby that's hard to ignore: manufacturers in and around his southwestern Ohio district that rely on the bank to finance overseas sales.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Speakers

Lexington Herald-Leader

Joe Nocera: Did Dodd-Frank work?

Ralph Nader has written a new book, titled Unstoppable: The Emerging Left-Right Alliance to Dismantle the Corporate State.

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Related Topix: Unstoppable, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John McCain, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Tue Jul 22, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Senate Approves 7-Year Terrorism-Insurance Program Extension

A move to reauthorize the federal backstop for terrorism insurance has gained ground, with the Senate's July 17 approval of a seven-year extension.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

USA Today

Delamaide: Bank rules win fans

Delamaide: Bank rules win fans GOP critics of the Dodd-Frank Act are finding the public likes its consumer protections.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maxine Waters, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Baltimore Sun

A fairer (small) business environment [Commentary]

Is there a way to actually unite economic populists on the liberal left and libertarian right? Maybe not.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US News, US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, George Bush, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Opinion

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Reuters

Congressman raps Boeing, trade group support for Ex-Im bank

A Republican House committee chairman scolded Boeing Co and a large U.S. trade group on Monday for lobbying to keep the Export-Import Bank alive, saying their efforts amounted to petitioning for "special privilege."

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Reuters

U.S. congressman raps Boeing, trade group on Ex-Im bank

A Republican House committee chairman scolded Boeing Co and a large U.S. trade group on Monday for lobbying to keep the Export-Import Bank alive, saying their efforts amounted to petitioning for "special privilege."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Daily Caller

Republicans Demand Financial Protection Bureau Produce Emails

Republicans are ordering the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to grant access to over 60 emails regarding its decision to engage in costly and extensive renovations, including plans for a four-story glass staircase, The Hill reports .

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Conservative Political News

TheStreet.com

Republican Calls for Dodd-Frank Changes Won't Rattle Investors

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mozilla, TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers, David Vitter, US Senate

The Wall Street Journal

Barney Frank to Testify on Dodd-Frank on Wednesday

It's rare that anyone gets too excited about a hearing on Wall Street regulation, but this Wednesday it might just be time to break out the popcorn.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, Maxine Waters, Barack Obama, Republican

Business Journal

MN businesses sweat as Tea Party targets U.S. Export-Import Bank

Rep. Jeb Hensarling, the Texas Republican who chairs the House Financial Services Committee, said most of the Export-Import Bank's financing benefits "a handful of Fortune 500 companies."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Erik Paulsen

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