President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated Mary Jo White, a former U.S. attorney who built a reputation prosecuting white-collar criminals, terrorists and mobsters, to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission. The agency has a lead role in implementing changes on Wall Street.
Obama also named Richard Cordray to stay on as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The president used a recess appointment last year to bypass congressional opposition and install the former Ohio attorney general as head of the bureau. That appointment expires at the end of this year.
White spent nearly a decade as the U.S. attorney… Continue reading
The issue seems to be with the harness locking and release button, which does not always manage to put itself back into the locked position. This can end up with the harness being… Continue reading
The delicious variety of milk and white chocolate lets that someone special know you aim to please. A thoughtful gift like this is sure to ignite the embers of appreciation, as well as the taste buds of the person you wish most to impress.
Succulent berries, picked at the peak of perfection, are transformed into a gourmets dream when they are drenched in rich… Continue reading
Through his tireless work and countless speeches he empowered hundreds of thousands… Continue reading
Both actors have plenty of sheer likability and honest ease, as well as sparks in just the right places, which helps propel Just Go with It to its satisfying (if a bit predictable) conclusion. (Hollywood execs: Consider an update of Moonlighting starring these two.) If the premise, loosely based on the Goldie Hawn film Cactus Flower, stretches reality, the capability of the whole cast… Continue reading
People often enter the organic food market during pregnancy or after they have given birth, when purchasing baby foods.
It should go without saying that parents want nothing but the best for their children and there is nothing they wouldn’t do especially if it is to their children’s advantage. This holds true not only for… Continue reading
President Mubarak went on to tell Amanpour how he is fed up with being a president and wants to leave office, but fears that he cannot, in case Egypt falls into chaos.
When asked how he felt about the attacks from his supporters on protestors he said “I was very unhappy about yesterday. I do not want… Continue reading
Clarence Lusane juxtaposes significant events in White House history with the ongoing struggle for democratic, civil, and human rights by black Americans and demonstrates that only during crises have presidents used their authority to advance racial justice. He describes how in 1901… Continue reading