Items Tagged with 'chief of staff'


  • Mulvaney’s shot at new White House position falls through

    Chief of Staff John Kelly announces plans to stay until 2020
    CFPB Acting Director Mick Mulvaney was rumored to be in the running to become President Donald Trump’s next chief of staff, however, that job may have just fallen through the cracks. As it turns out, current Chief of Staff John Kelly announced he will be sticking around until 2020.
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  • Next Up: Bank Bailout Equity Investments?

    If anything, the nation's financial crisis has clearly led to some creative ideas around how to prop up ailing financial markets and the institutions that make up much of it: from TALF, to TGLP, to TARP. But as the Troubled Asset Relief Program has gone from savior to what JP Morgan Chase & Co. [stock JPM][/stock] chief Jamie Dimon last week labeled a "scarlet letter," officials in the Obama administration have been vexed by how to best continue to aid a financial sector that is still reeling from punches to the collective gut.
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  • Titans Clash Over Housing Market

    As friction in Congress continued over the emerging Senate version of the financial stimulus bill Monday, two political adversaries sat down to friendly debate at the American Securitization Forum in Las Vegas. Karl Rove and James Carville never seem to fail to provide entertainment; the two also met in October at the Mortgage Bankers Association conference in San Francisco. The political environment and national awareness of the housing market has changed in the months since, but Rove and Carville are the same as ever.
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