H. Rodgin Cohen News
EXCERPT: Henry M. Paulson Jr.'s: 'On the Brink'
Read an Excerpt From 'On the Brink: Inside the Race to Stop the Collapse of the Global Financial System,' by Henry M. Paulson Jr.
The Note, 3/13/09: Obama Push Gets Boost from First Lady
BY RICK KLEIN Who’s better at running an organization by himself -- Tim Geithner or Michael Steele? If the stock market is a lagging indicator of an economic recovery -- what is a poll? Which Obama allies will be harder...
Clem's Chronicles-Madoff Gets His/Mr. Market is happy/Geithner Hearing: WWF or CSPAN fodder
Clem Lane here-Our nightly editorial note done just for you. MADOFF-Ah the Metropolitan Correctional Facility. I understand they have a tremendous liquid beef surprise on Thursday nights. Who’s the lucky felon beginning his jail stay on such an auspicious night?...
Another Top Treasury Pick Withdraws From Consideration
Democratic sources say that H. Rodgin Cohen, a partner in the New York law firm Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, and the leading candidate for Deputy Treasury Secretary, has withdrawn from consideration. I reported last week that Cohen was likely to...
Third Top Treasury Pick Withdraws From Consideration
Democratic sources say that H. Rodgin Cohen, a partner in the New York law firm Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, and the leading candidate for Deputy Treasury Secretary, has withdrawn from consideration. It's the third withdrawal of a top Treasury Department...
Tim Geithner Faces Challenges, Critics
Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner assuredly knew he had his work cut out for him when he assumed his position during these grave economic times, particularly after a testy confirmation process. But nearly six weeks into the job, critics from both parties are growing increasingly worried that his
The Note, 3/10/09: 50 Days -- Expensive Start for Obama, in Dollars and Politics
By Rick Klein: There’s been 50 days to love your leader. Shall we count the ways . . . In billions sent out the bus? Earmarks slipped in the back? Talk-radio topics discussed (much)? Debate on whether the key is...
The Note's Must-Reads for Tuesday, March 10, 2009
The Note's Must-Reads are a round-up of today's political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ PETER MARTINEZ, CARRIE HALPERIN, KRISTEN RED-HORSE, JAYCE HENDERSON,...
H . Rodgin Cohen Likely for Treasury Deputy
H. Rodgin Cohen, a partner in the New York law firm Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, is likely to be officially nominated for Deputy Secretary of Treasury this week. He's been a counsel to just about every major player on Wall...
Staff Trouble At Treasury Department?
Obama administration officials are pushing back hard at critics who argue that failure to fill key Treasury Department positions is hampering their response to the economic crisis. The Obama administration has argued that they have more appointees in place than...