Elizabeth Warren launched a tweetstorm in response to an ad that ran frequently during Tuesday's GOP presidential debate that portrayed her as a Communist dictator and slammed the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the watchdog agency...Show More Summary
Sometimes you can tell as much about a presidential debate by the TV commercials that air in between segments as by the debate itself. The American Action Group, a self-proclaimed center-right “action tank,” aired a TV advertisement attacking the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau during the Republican debate Tuesday night. Show More Summary
Congress has been warned: No more favors for big banks. That’s the message from Sens. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Elijah Cummings, D-Md., who announced Tuesday that a financial reform repealed last year in the “Cromnibus” budget package allowed Wall Street to keep some $10...
Liberal fans haven't been able to persuade Sen. Elizabeth Warren to make a run for president, but she'll appear at Tuesday night's Republican presidential debate on Fox Business Network—during a commercial break. As Politico's Burgess...Show More Summary
FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Elizabeth Warren wants Social Security recipients to receive a special one-time payment (Investment News) Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. Show More Summary
As you know, there is no cost-of-living-adjustment (COLA) for Social Security recipients in 2016. It is only the third time in 40 years that this has happened and when you recall that 47% of unmarried recipients and 22% of married.....
No, Hillary's economic team will not resemble an Elizabeth Warren fantasy regulation league roster.
2016 will mark only the third year since 1975 without a cost-of-living adjustment for seniors, veterans, and disabled people. Elizabeth Warren is trying to fix that. Warren's bill, dubbed the SAVE Act (short for Seniors and Veterans Emergency Benefits Act), would offer a one-time 3.9 percent increase. Show More Summary
Robert Litan in Fortune on why Elizabeth Warren went after him; “Economists have no idea how to measure the value created by the financial sector.” [Arnold Kling] W$J at end of August had an investigative report on the (opaque, high-discretion,...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Elizabeth Warren would like to send every senior citizen and disabled veteran in America a check for $580. The Democratic senator from Massachusetts said she thinks seniors got a raw deal when the Social Security Administration...Show More Summary
Elizabeth Warren wants to give seniors the same pay raise enjoyed by CEOs—and to raise taxes on some executive pay in the process. The liberal senator from Massachusetts is introducing a bill on Thursday to boost Social Security payments...Show More Summary
When her fans sold Elizabeth Warren baby onesies and donned “Warren for President” hats this year and last, the Massachusetts senator insisted she would not run. But with those demurrals came a promise to use her clout to push Democrats to the left as the de facto leader of her party’s populist...
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Monday warned House Democrats to oppose a series of GOP-backed bills designed to roll back the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation. Warren posted a statement on her official Facebook...Show More Summary
BERNIE SANDERS IS THE MOST PROMINENT CONSPIRACY THEORIST IN AMERICA, Rich Lowry writes at the Politico: He runs around the country alleging that the economy is “rigged” — a term borrowed from Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren — by what he calls “the billionaire class.” Sanders doesn’t mean this metaphorically. It’s not a poetic exaggeration. He’s […]
The Third Way leadership, the same guys who know how to get you PUMPED! We checked in with the corporatist Third Way yesterday, and found out that yes, they are still dicks. But there was a reason they were in the news, and it was this...Show More Summary
So, that happened. This week, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) embarrassed Wall Street again, this time with a new report detailing the extent to which bad financial advisors get lavish vacations as a reward for steering clients into terrible investments. Show More Summary
Third Way freaks out about Bernie Sanders. What took them so long? Remember Third Way, the Wall-Street-run front group of supposed "Democrats?" Fresh off panicking over Elizabeth Warren, they're now panicking over Bernie Sanders. "You...Show More Summary
Paul Ryan is the new Speaker of the House and Elizabeth Warren is none too impressed
WASHINGTON -- More than a dozen Democratic senators, including Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), announced their support on Wednesday for new legislation to close a gun purchase loophole that the FBI says allowed accused Charleston shooter Dylann Roof to buy one of the weapons used in a deadly June attack in a South Carolina church. Show More Summary
A couple of years ago, all the talk on the left was about the emerging populist movement as evidenced by the election of Senator Elizabeth Warren and NY Mayor Bill...