Posts Tagged ‘washington post’
Wonkbook: Obama's Cabinet is almost filled, but what about his other ...
But if the Cabinet is filling out, the Obama administration's puzzlingly slow pace of non-Cabinet nominations continues. As Jonathan Bernstein notes, there are around 60 open judicial vacancies, including 11 at the appellate level and three on the D.C ...
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DC area appointments for week of Feb. 18Washington PostProxy Technologies of Reston appointed Tom Bradfield controller. SRA International of Fairfax appointed ... Porter Novelli Public Services of the District appointed Brian Frederick vice president i... Read the rest of this entry »
Heinz, US Airways, Dell: How a junk bond bubble is driving a buyout and merger … – Washington Post (blog)
Heinz, US Airways, Dell: How a junk bond bubble is driving a buyout and merger ...Washington Post (blog)Earlier in the month, Michael Dell and private equity firm Silver Lake has announced a plan to buy PC maker Dell back from its public shareholders f... Read the rest of this entry »
No, Marco Rubio, government did not cause the housing crisisWashington Post (blog)Private markets, rather than the GSEs, created the subprime mortgage boom. The subprime mortgage boom and the subsequent crash are very much concentrated in the private m... Read the rest of this entry »
US Secures Drone Base In Northwest Africa
Washington has also deployed turboprop spy planes flying from secret fields in Burkina Faso and Mauritania, as the Washington Post reported last year, based on secret US diplomatic cables made public by WikiLeaks as well as military contracting ...
Hidden Agenda behind America's War on Africa: Containing China by “Fighting ...Center for Research on Globalization
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Md. high court validates a wedding conducted by phoneWashington Post (blog)“We also find that neither proxy nor phone marriages are repugnant to Maryland public policy,” the court wrote, adding, “no law suggests that proxy or phone marriages woul... Read the rest of this entry »
Marriage over phone is valid, Md. court rulesWashington PostThe ruling noted that state law on marriage doesn't bar Maryland “from recognizing a ceremony where one party participates by proxy — or in the manner that occurred here — and the ce... Read the rest of this entry »
Globe and MailYahoo chief executive resigns, company adds new board membersWashington PostHis decision follows more than a week of controversy that leaves Yahoo with a new interim chief executive, three new board members from Yahoo's largest outsid... Read the rest of this entry »
Belfast TelegraphGoldman Sachs cuts Blankfein's pay as profit fellWashington PostBlankfein's pay included a $3 million cash bonus, $7 million in restricted stock, $2 million in salary and $449600 in other benefits, according to a proxy statemen... Read the rest of this entry »
A new poverty-doesn't-really-matter-much argumentWashington Post (blog)This all relates to his perplexing attack on the work of Helen Ladd, the Edgar T. Thompson Distinguished Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics at Duke University... Read the rest of this entry »