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Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, questions regulators during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington on Feb. 14, 2013.

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Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, questions regulators during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington on Feb. 14, 2013.

Elizabeth Warren Decries ‘Too-Big-For-Trial’ Approach to Banks

If there was any thought that Elizabeth Warren, who portrayed herself as an anti-Wall Street cop during her 2012 Senate campaign, would soften her attacks on banks once in office, she quickly dismissed such notions today. Warren used her first hearing as a member...

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President Barack Obama, second right, Timothy F. Geithner, U.S. treasury secretary, left, House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, second left, and Harry Reid, a Democratic Senator from Nevada, during a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington on Nov. 16, 2012.

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President Barack Obama, second right, Timothy F. Geithner, U.S. treasury secretary, left, House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, second left, and Harry Reid, a Democratic Senator from Nevada, during a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington on Nov. 16, 2012.

Washington Daybook: Obama, Boehner Still Stymied

President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner remain stymied in negotiations over the fiscal cliff. The two men met for almost an hour yesterday, their third third meeting aimed at finding ways to avoid more than $600 billion in...

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