Watt’s confirmation blocked (by 56-42 vote) because he’s a "politician," senator says
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) moves to invoke cloture on nomination for Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.)
Sessions, Corker, Cornyn, Roberts speak out on Fed nominee. "Ms. Yellen subscribes to the liberal school of thought."
ABA CEO testifies to Senate banking panel Thursday; NAFCU's Dan Berger warns panel by letter of peril to economic recovery.
House Financial Services chair opines on Fed nominee. NAFCU's Berger cites prior contacts with current Fed vice chair.
Senate panel members backtracking on votes to support rate hikes in subsidized federal flood insurance program.
Hearing Wednesday focuses on affordability issues in National Flood Insurance Program rate hikes coming in October.
Two senators, two House members and Ginnie Mae executive added to September confab speaker list.
Former Oregon state senator becomes agency's 20th board member since its inception, fills empty third seat.
NCUA chairman to meet at White House today for closed-door Dodd-Frank update.