Congressional Oversight

Ezra Klein took a shot at John Boehner and the Republicans for pretending that they can still repeal Obamacare through the congressional oversight process. As ridiculous as that assertion is, that doesn't mean they're not going to do their best to Read more...
Sherrod Brown would like to see Elizabeth Warren appointed as the head of the new consumer financial protection agency, and so would I. I think she wo Read more...
John King talks to West Virginia Rep. Nick Rahall about the tragedy at the Massey Energy mine and the two of them go through a list of possible soluti Read more...
This is the second wave of the mortgage crisis, one that was predicted by the liberal economists who inhabit the blogosphere. Read more...
Dylan Ratigan and Elizabeth Warren discuss the Congressional Oversight Panel's findings that the implicit guarantee of future bailouts is keeping us f Read more...

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It sounds like a really good idea. But really, this is bribery. And it wouldn't have been necessary to give them everything they want if Geithner an Read more...
We don't really know. But the draft of a GAO risk assessment says the decision was based on "unrepresentative accident scenarios," "outdated modelin Read more...
[media id=8998] CSPANjunkie's video highlights the outrage members of Congress felt after learning what Dick Cheney was up to with the CIA. And ther Read more...
It's just another day here in the Obama Whiplash Derby, in which I'm either saying, "God, I can't believe I voted for this guy!" or "Wow, great id Read more...
Kerry is a great person to be handling this, with his background in the BCCI investigation. Can't wait to see what he digs up! May 29 (Bloomberg) -- Read more...