The first female chairman of the Federal Reserve was easily confirmed in the Senate by a 59-26 vote.
Texas tax attorney and former TARP oversight panelist would succeed Michael Fryzel as GOP member.
Letter to senators seeks passage of patent troll defense legislation.
The corporate assessment era is over.
Parliamentary maneuvering continues on the bill.
Momentous board meeting marks end to corporate assessments, but adds hideouts and budget dodges.
"We have a working coast, not second or vacation homes," state insurance commissioner says.
That's the view from non-partisan policy wonks, watchdogs, surveys and others without stake in the game.
The Aspen Institute and Institute Trustee Anne Welsh McNulty announced Oct. 28 that William Bynum and the $169 million Hope Credit Union are winners of the sixth annual John P. McNulty Prize.
The increasing popularity of crowdfunding to raise capital for small businesses could actually complement credit union business lending, not compete with it, said one industry expert.