602Nov 28, 2012
Fiscal Cliff and Income Tax Rates
Zachary Goldfarb talked about the impact of the “fiscal cliff” on the income tax cuts passed in 2001 and 2003 under President George W. Bush, and extended in 2010 under President ...
87Apr 27, 2012
Federal Reserve Interest Rate Policy
Zachary Goldfarb spoke by phone about the Federal Reserve policy of low interest rates to support economic recovery. Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke has been criticized by some economic ...
375Oct 21, 2010
Newsmakers with Phil Angelides
Phil Angelides talked about the status of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission’s examination of what led to the nation’s economic situation. He also talked about possible ...
647Apr 27, 2010
Goldman Sachs Executives Hearing Preview
Zachary Goldfarb, Washington Post Financial Reporter, talked about the Senate hearing with Goldman Sachs executives and the role of investment banks in the recent financial crisis. He ...
155Mar 3, 2010
Securities and Exchange Commission Oversight
Zachary Goldfarb talked about President Obama’s desire to increase the budget of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by $1.2 billon dollars, and he responded to telephone calls and ...
131May 1, 2009
Housing and Mortgage Issues
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan talked about the Obama Administration’s steps to address housing and mortgage issues. After he left, the reporters discussed his ...
88Oct 5, 2008
James Lockhart spoke by live remote from New York City about the stability of the mortgage finance system, the federal takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and regulation of the housing finance ...
110Jun 16, 2008
State of Housing Market
Alec Klein and Zachary Goldfarb talked about a Washington Post three-part
series on how the bubble of the housing market grew and burst, and responded to
telephone calls and ...
32May 9, 2007
Internet Sites and Political Campaigns
Mr. Goldfarb speaks with students about the use of Internet video, distribution through companies such as YouTube, and the role of citizen journalists in the 2008 presidential election ...