BPC welcomed Tabassum Zakaria, a former White House correspondent and longtime journalist, as a senior advisor on the communications team.
Although they only cover a portion of the concerns about the FSOC, the proposed changes appear to be important steps in the right direction.
The administration announced a series of new initiatives to promote infrastructure investment, with a focus on enhancing private sector participation.
The so-called Volcker rule, a part of the Dodd-Frank financial reform law named after former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, prevents banks from making bets with their own money and limits their affiliation with hedge funds and private-equity funds.
With Republicans taking control of both the Senate and the House, the new leadership has promised to show that they can work together and with Democrats – and actually get stuff done.
As we come to the end of the year, we dug up the items from our What We’re Reading blog posts that were the most popular in 2014.
Congress acted to make target-date funds the default investment in the retirement plan for federal employees.