Dec 13, 2013
The conservative Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee (SFRC) held its quarterly meeting on Dec. 9 at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), presided over by co-chair George Kaufman, the John Smith Professor of Finance and Economics of Chicago's Loyola University.
Dec 12, 2013
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew delivered a speech Dec. 5 before an audience at the Pew Charitable Trusts on the status of the implementation of highly touted rules under the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010.
Dec 11, 2013
In various ways, the five federal financial regulators voted in favor of final approval of the Volcker rule to implement provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act.
Dec 10, 2013
On Dec. 3, Wall Street Journal reporter Scott Patterson was interviewed on C-SPAN's Washington Journal by Pedro Echevarria about the so-called "Volcker rule," a set of regulations that is expected to be issued on Dec. 10 by five financial and market regulators.
Dec 9, 2013
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., gave a keynote speech before the prestigious Detroit Economic Club on Dec. 6. This is an inherently significant event, because it demonstrates that Paul is moving early to claim a place in the field in the 2016 presidential race.
Dec 6, 2013
In the concluding presentation of a program on the 50th anniversary of the Assassination of JFK held at Duquesne University by the Wecht Institute for Forensic Science and Law, Hollywood producer Oliver Stone presented his latest project.
Dec 5, 2013
The Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law recently presented a program on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of JFK that included a panel of experts on the efforts made from the Warren Commission in 1964 through the Assassination Records Review Board in 1998.
Dec 4, 2013
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan was interviewed recently at the National Press Club by Angela Greiling Keane.