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  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Wednesday, 1 Apr 2009 | 10:49 AM ET

    U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday there was "enormous consensus" between the world's largest developed and emerging economies on plans to haul the world out of the deepest downturn since the 1930s.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Tuesday, 31 Mar 2009 | 9:51 AM ET

    President Barack Obama ordered General Motors and Chrysler to accelerate their survival efforts and brace for possible bankruptcy, saying neither company had done enough to justify the taxpayer money they were seeking.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Monday, 30 Mar 2009 | 9:49 AM ET

    President Barack Obama is sending a blunt message to Detroit automakers: To survive—and win more government help—they must remake themselves top to bottom.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Friday, 27 Mar 2009 | 10:46 AM ET

    President Barack Obama will quiz top U.S. bankers Friday about developments in the economy and their businesses as his administration seeks broader authority to regulate the financial system.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Thursday, 26 Mar 2009 | 11:02 AM ET

    The Obama administration has unveiled a sweeping overhaul of the financial system designed to impose greater regulation on major players like hedge funds.

  • Regulatory Reform Plan Calls for Increased Oversight Wednesday, 25 Mar 2009 | 11:33 PM ET

    Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner will unveil a four part plan to reform financial regulation when he testifies before the House Financial Services Committee Thursday.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Wednesday, 25 Mar 2009 | 1:47 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner on Wednesday said he will soon outline proposals for new, tougher requirements on major financial firms to protect the financial system and new rules to prevent financial fraud and abuse against consumers and investors.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Tuesday, 24 Mar 2009 | 10:46 AM ET

    President Barack Obama urged fellow G20 leaders on Tuesday to agree immediate action to boost the global economy at a London summit next month.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Monday, 23 Mar 2009 | 11:25 AM ET

    The US Treasury revealed details of a highly-anticipated plan to set up public-private investment funds that will buy up to $1 trillion in troubled loans and securities at the heart of the financial crisis.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Friday, 20 Mar 2009 | 11:06 AM ET

    President Obama was alternately somber and light-hearted in an unusual appearance on America's top-rated late-night variety show Thursday, moving deftly from the economic crisis to the April arrival of a "First Dog" in the White House.

  • Schwarzenegger Helps Obama Answer GOP Critics Thursday, 19 Mar 2009 | 3:10 PM ET
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    President Barack Obama is playing a bit of divide-and-onquer this week, pitting his Republican critics in Washington against GOP governors and mayors eager for the federal money.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Thursday, 19 Mar 2009 | 11:07 AM ET

    President Barack Obama pressed his case for an expensive budget and broad financial reforms while anger over bonuses paid at bailed-out insurance giant AIG threatened to overshadow his economic agenda.

  • Maslansky: Combating The "OutrAIGe" Thursday, 19 Mar 2009 | 9:45 AM ET

    float: left;display: inline; font-size:11px; font-face:Arial; border: 1px solid #CCC; line-height:12px; margin-right: 15px; width:100px;/CNBC/Sections/News_And_Analysis/_Blogs/Guest_Blog/__COVER/maslansky_m_100.jpg110010000truehttp://msnbcmedia.msn.comfalse1Pfalsefalsefalsefalse left/CNBC/Components/Images/spacer.gif1108500lefttruehttp://icnbc.msnbc.msn.comfalsePfalsefalsefalsefalse Michael Maslansky CEO of Luntz, Maslansky Strategic ResearchThe reasons to envy Edward Liddy, AIG Chairman and CEO, are few and far between these days.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Wednesday, 18 Mar 2009 | 11:10 AM ET

    In a new Web video, President Barack Obama is asking Americans to help him pass his $3.6 trillion budget.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Tuesday, 17 Mar 2009 | 9:10 AM ET

    President Barack Obama and his economic team are taking a cheerier tone while making billions in federal loans available to the nation's struggling small businesses. 

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Monday, 16 Mar 2009 | 9:25 AM ET

    President Barack Obama and his economic team are taking a cheerier tone while making billions in federal loans available to the nation's struggling small businesses. 

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 10:54 AM ET

    President Barack Obama said Thursday the true status of bank balance sheets was not known, and he would act decisively to make sure major banks have enough money to operate.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Thursday, 12 Mar 2009 | 2:46 PM ET

    President Barack Obama's ambitious new budget faced bipartisan skepticism Thursday as key senators questioned the administration's long-term budget outlook and the deficits it envisions rising in the middle of the next decade.

  • Dimon in the Gruff: Wall Street Lion Roars Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 4:59 PM ET

    Wall Street found its voice today, after months of stewing in silence as pundits and politicians pelted the financial industry with withering criticism, punitive salary caps and pious second-guessing.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 1:08 PM ET

    President Obama agreed to sign an "imperfect" spending bill to keep the government running, but he called for a crackdown on lawmakers adding "earmarks"—or pet projects—to legislation.