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Daniel Tarullo, governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve, right, with Senator Sherrod Brown, a Democrat from Ohio, before a Senate Banking hearing.

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Daniel Tarullo, governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve, right, with Senator Sherrod Brown, a Democrat from Ohio, before a Senate Banking hearing.

Washington JPMorgan Probe Finding Banks Too-Big-To-Manage?

Sherrod Brown said it last week — and when JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon comes back to Washington today, Congress is going to try to pinpoint whether the Democratic Senator is right. Flash back a few days to Dimon, who has...

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Undocumented students at UCLA line up for graduation on June 15, 2012, the same day that the White House announced that deportations would be deferred for many undocumented youth.

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Undocumented students at UCLA line up for graduation on June 15, 2012, the same day that the White House announced that deportations would be deferred for many undocumented youth.

Independents Support Obama Immigration Policy in Poll

President Obama’s immigration policy is favored 2-to-1 among likely voters, according to a Bloomberg poll released today. Bloomberg’s Lisa Lerer reports that 64 percent of likely voters surveyed agreed with Obama’s decision to end the deportations of some illegal immigrants...

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Sen. Barbara Boxer urging the House-Senate Transportation Conference Committee to pass a conference report reauthorizing the nation’s surface transportation programs, which expire on June 30.

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Sen. Barbara Boxer urging the House-Senate Transportation Conference Committee to pass a conference report reauthorizing the nation’s surface transportation programs, which expire on June 30.

Driving Us Over the Fiscal Cliff

“I guess it would be nice to think that somehow more enlightened leadership and followership could avoid a dismal conclusion, but so far there’s not much evidence of it.” That’s Pete Davis, president of Davis Capital Investment Ideas, who advises...

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Jamie Dimon, chairman of the board, president and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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Jamie Dimon, chairman of the board, president and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Jamie Dimon on the `Fiscal Cliff’

In Jamie Dimon’s testimony before Congress today, the JPMorgan CEO delivered a message on the economy that is getting lost in what one observer called the “political theater.” Dimon, now the target of Senate questions about the bank’s $2 billion trading...

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Senator Tim Johnson, a Democrat from South Dakota, chairs a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington.

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Senator Tim Johnson, a Democrat from South Dakota, chairs a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington.

Squaring Off Against Jamie Dimon: Tim Johnson

Jamie Dimon won’t be the only one in the spotlight tomorrow. As the JPMorgan CEO comes to Washington to testify about $2 billion in trading losses, it will be Senate Banking Committee Chairman Tim Johnson holding the gavel. Bloomberg’s Phil...

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