President Obama frequently
cites the "twenty-four hour news cycle" which pounces on everything and often
becomes a source of misinformation, rumors and distortions rather than news.
This has become such a regular part of his speeches that the pundits are now
commenting on his commentary...
The commentary, speculation and second guessing about the
SEC's settlement in Goldman may be drawing to a close, or at least
diminishing. There is no doubt that Goldman is the most significant
market crisis case to come from the numerous investigations the Commission has
been conducting. Indeed...
Mary L Schapiro, one of the longest serving SEC Chairman,
announced her resignation, effective December 14, 2012. Ms. Schapiro's action
has been long rumored. The White House immediately appointed Commissioner
Elisse Walter as Chairman, a position she can hold over the next year until the