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Sen. John McCain

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Sen. John McCain

McCain: ‘Mark my Words’ — Campaign Finance ‘Scandal Not Far’

For years, John McCain’s name was synonymous with campaign finance reform. Bruised by his exposure to a scandal in his early years as a senator involving Arizona businessman Charles Keating, a generous campaign contributor who sought help with federal banking...

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An automated teller machine (ATM) in San Francisco.

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An automated teller machine (ATM) in San Francisco.

The Owner of This ATM May Charge You an Added $3 Fee Per Transaction

Call it a sign of the regulatory times: Banks want relief from a requirement to post signs on automated teller machines advising customers of the fee they’ll pay for a transaction. That relief is called H.R. 4367. Chris Strohm reports...

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Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co., at a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington on June 13, 2012.

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Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co., at a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington on June 13, 2012.

Washington Daybook: Second Time Around

JPMorgan Chase & Co. CEO Jamie Dimon returns to Capitol Hill today at 9:30 a.m. to testify at a House Financial Services Committee hearing. Dimon, who appeared before the Senate Banking Committee on June 13, may face questions from lawmakers over whether the bank’s...

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JPMorgan Chase and Company CEO Jamie Dimon before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on June 13, 2012.

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JPMorgan Chase and Company CEO Jamie Dimon before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on June 13, 2012.

Dimon Walked Capitol Hill `Balance’

Here’s one review of JPMorgan Chase & Co. CEO Jamie Dimon’s appearance on Capitol Hill. From a former fellow banker in the Obama administration: Dimon“did very well” in his appearance on Capitol Hill this week, says an administration official who...

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The Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland, Washington.

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The Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland, Washington.

Washington Daybook: Clearing the Air

Regulation of pollutants and JPMorgan will dominate discussions in the nation’s capital today, along with fallout from yesterday’s elections. The Senate Banking Committee will hear from Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and Federal Reserve, FDIC, and other market regulators on what...

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