218Aug 31, 2013
Raising the Debt Limit
Damian Paletta talked about the upcoming confrontation between the Obama administration and Congress over raising the debt limit. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew wrote to Speaker Boehner and other ...
266Mar 15, 2013
House and Senate Budget Plans
Damian Paletta talked about the details of the House and Senate proposed spending plans and what the plans offer for negotiating a final budget. The House plan aims to reduce spending by nearly ...
644Dec 28, 2012
Fiscal Cliff Deadline
Damian Paletta talked about developments in “fiscal cliff” negotiations. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
“Fiscal cliff” referred ...
67Aug 10, 2012
Role of the Economy in the 2012 Presidential Election
Damian Paletta spoke by phone about his Wall Street Journal front-page story on the economy and economic issues in the 2012 presidential campaign.
261Apr 22, 2012
Newsmakers with Tom Donohue
Tom Donohue talked about the U.S. economy. Topics included employment, taxes and trade, and the role of business in the economy.
401Apr 9, 2012
Federal Disability Payments
Damian Paletta talked about the cost of the federally based disability payments and who qualifies to receive them. Other topics included the history and evolution of the program and when the ...
106Dec 4, 2010
Debt Commission Recommendations
Damian Paletta talked about what the federal government is doing to address the U.S. federal debt and the future of recommendations made by the chairs of a bipartisan debt commission appointed by ...
152Jul 27, 2010
Consumer Protection Agency
Damian Paletta talked about the new Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection and its implications for consumers and business. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
344Apr 30, 2010
Newsmakers with Senator Mark Warner
Senator Mark Warner, a member of the Senate Banking Committee, talked about Senate efforts to develop financial regulation legislation. Topics included to efforts to re-impose a separation ...
192Apr 14, 2010
Financial Regulation Reform Update
Damian Paletta spoke by phone about his Wall Street Journal piece, “An Update on the Financial Regulations Bill.”
176Sep 11, 2008
Federal Takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Ranking Member Richard Shelby talked by remote video about the federal takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Topics included the impact on ...
39May 7, 2008
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Chairman Chris Dodd talked by remote video about his legislation aimed at stabilizing the housing market, which Democrats hope the Senate will ...
14Dec 18, 2007
Damian Paletta talked about rules passed by the Federal Reserve Board that targeted numerous types of lending practices. The intention of the rule was to restrict the possible actions of ...
58Nov 17, 2006
Democratic Party Agenda
Rep. Frank was interviewed about the recent Congressional elections, the upcoming transition in the House leadership, and his thoughts as he prepares to assume chairmanship of the House ...