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Just 24 percent of those polled said Congress should be allowed to have detailed oversight of the Fed, the poll shows. Fed Chair Janet Yellen came under pressure from conservatives in Congress this week, with some accusing her of bias towards Democrats. "There ought to be some review but I don't know that a full public disclosure of every comment attributed to...
The last witness in an eight-week trial is expected to be called Friday, but a verdict is still months away.
In court, former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke defended the government's bailout package for AIG, including an equity stake taken by the government.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's testimony suggests AIG had no other options at the time of its government bailout.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports former New York Fed president and Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is on the stand answering questions about the AIG bailout.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson's testimony wrapped up quicker than expected at the AIG bailout trial, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the big week ahead for the AIG bailout trial. Former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke; former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson; and former Federal Reserve Bank of New York President Timothy Geithner, will take the stand this week.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports former AIG CEO Hank Greenberg's trial against the U.S. government gets underway today.
For the first time, Fed officials have offered an account that differs significantly from the versions that, for many, have hardened into history.
Six years after the U.S. government bailed out AIG, the company's longtime CEO Hank "Ace" Greenberg is suing for damages, and the trial begins today. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the details
Happy Wednesday. Be especially careful of the driver-less cars out there.
The arguments over whether Tim Geithner made the right move with the bailouts will only heat up as the midterm elections approach, Politico's Ben White says.
Richard Kovacevich, former chairman & CEO of Wells Fargo, says the biggest mistake the Fed made during the financial crisis was rescuing Bear Stearns which was half the size of Lehman.
Richard Kovacevich, former chairman and CEO of Wells Fargo, explains why he thinks former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner's new book is a justification for bad decisions.
The two new nominees to the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors are expected to push for an expanded Fed role in managing the U.S. economy.
CNBC's Jim Cramer reflects on his conversation with Tim Geithner, why he likes his book ¿Stress Test,¿ and how today's market reflects the shift in the U.S. since before the financial crisis.
CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on his relationship with Tim Geithner and David Tepper's comments on the markets.
Cramer thinks a significant shift is underway all across the nation and it threatens to upend a fundamental pillar of financial investing.
Timothy Geithner and Jim Cramer met Wednesday night to talk about "Stress Test," Geithner's new memoir on life during the financial crisis.
Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, one of the most pivotal and controversial figures during the financial crisis, defends his actions and reveals what he would do over.