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Explaining AUMF

Jessica Michek / Blog November 6, 2014

As the United States and its allies conduct airstrikes in Iraq and Syria against ISIS, the question of how far the Authorization for Use of Military Force reaches is especially relevant.

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What We’re Reading in Financial Regulatory Reform, September 26

Finance / Blog September 26, 2014

“Responding to Systemic Risk: Restoring the Balance”
By John C. Dugan, Peter R. Fisher, and Cantwell F. Muckenfuss III, co-chairs of BPC’s Systemic Risk Task Force

“Certain provisions of Dodd-Frank, however, are cause for concern, because they unnecessarily restrict the ability of the Federal Reserve and the FDIC to provide short-term liquidity to the financial system to mitigate the real-economy impact of a financial panic or crisis and they also restrict the ability to guarantee the debt of healthy financial companies in similar circumstances.”

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