"… ” of the contracts with Bank of America and JPMorgan “in response to recent media reports concerning the selection of and high fees charged by these t …"
"… counts hold the money inmates earn from prison jobs paying as little as 12 cents an hour and supplemental funds sent by family and friends. Inmates u …"
"… ow JPay Inc., a Miami-based technology company, has gained access to 70 percent of U.S. offenders and holds a monopoly on transferring money into prisons …"
"… xpayers the most bang for the buck,” Grassley said in a statement to the Center for Public Integrity. “Any time the government avoids competitive bidding, the practice needs …"
"… versight of a program to deliver federal benefits on debit cards issued by Dallas-based Comerica Bank. The inspector general found that officials had failed …"
"… easury in 2009. He lives on a tiny harbor island near the northern tip of Miami Beach in a home he bought for about a million dollars. Last year, through …"
"… man of the House Financial Services Committee, and the 10 other members of Congress featured in the Center’s investigation, have done their best to derail D …"
"… Frank. At least 30 bills have been proposed to the House during the 113th Congress, aimed at chipping away at aspects of Dodd-Frank. Members of the banking c …"
"… B have been steady almost since its inception. A proposal before the 112th Congress to change the CFPB leadership structure from a single director to a commis …"
"… vision to change the bureau’s funding source from the Federal Reserve to Congress beginning in 2016. The bill passed the house on July 16. Finance-related …"
"… .” The event marked the rollout of a paper written for MasterCard by an MIT professor and subtitled “How emerging electronic payment technology can …"
"… Calif.; Thad Cochran, R-Miss.; John Cornyn, R-Texas; Joe Donnelly, D-Ind.; Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.; Al Franken, D-Minn.; Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y.; Angus King, I- …"
"… ll as his 2009 inauguration. Since 2009, he has additionally served as the Democratic National Committee's deputy national finance chair since 2009. Barber was also a member of t …"
"… ren — Laura, Peter and Todd — also sit on its board. In addition to a financial services giant and a Major League Baseball team, Ricketts’ ventures include a bis …"
"… inancial services was eased, underscored how far the country also known as Burma has to go before it truly cleans shop after five decades of military rule. …"
"… easing restrictions to allow U.S. companies to responsibly do business in Burma," President Barack Obama said in a statement that credited reformist Presi …"
"… Rights activists were unconvinced. "By allowing deals with Burma's state-owned oil company, the U.S. looks like it caved to industry pressu …"
"… it caved to industry pressure and undercut Aung San Suu Kyi and others in Burma who are promoting government accountability," said Arvind Ganesan of Human …"
"… ning Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, which had endorsed him in 2010.Walker’s spokesman, Cullen Werwie, said the governor “has multiple media availabilities eve …"
"… utside groups have spent more than $2 million on advertising, according to Federal Election Commission records, with nearly $1 million going toward ads attacking Bruning. The ad …"
"… y, R-Pa., he has also given to Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and former Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., among others. Mercer could not be reached for comment. Legislat …"
"… s contributing $76,500, according to the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics. That includes the legal maximum of $10,000 from the PAC so far this elect …"
"… by America’s largest oil company Exxon Mobil and included the likes of, Koch Industries, Peabody Energy and Southern Co. Energy lobbyists say that the Chambe …"
"… llion to settle loan-fraud allegations by authorities in 49 states and the District of Columbia. It stopped making loans in 2007.The company said previously in a written …"
"… f India. Cigarette taxes currently account for less than 40 percent of the retail price of a package, among the lowest in the entire Asia Pacific region and far b …"