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  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Monday, 20 Apr 2009 | 1:27 PM ET

    President Obama’s top economic advisers have determined that they can shore up the nation’s banking system without having to ask Congress for more money any time soon, according to administration officials.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Friday, 17 Apr 2009 | 10:58 AM ET

    Top executives of credit card companies will meet Obama administration officials next Thursday at the White House, as the industry faces the possibility of legislation aimed at curbing deceptive practices, sources familiar with the plans said.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Thursday, 16 Apr 2009 | 11:54 AM ET

    The Obama administration will disclose details about its banking stress tests and what capital participants may need in a two-stage process beginning next week.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Wednesday, 15 Apr 2009 | 11:23 AM ET

    President Barack Obama seized the opportunity on tax-filing day to assert that his administration is easing the tax burden of working people.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Tuesday, 14 Apr 2009 | 10:30 AM ET

    President Barack Obama is juggling a glass-half-full take on the economy with a determination to not be seen as naive about problems still washing over the business landscape.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Monday, 13 Apr 2009 | 12:31 PM ET

    King Abdullah II will meet US President Barack Obama on 21 April in Washington DC. The meeting will focus on efforts to reach a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and achieve a comprehensive peace in the region. Talks will also address Jordan-US ties.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Thursday, 9 Apr 2009 | 11:14 AM ET

    President Barack Obama said Thursday millions of Americans can save money by refinancing their homes and taking advantage of record low rates on fixed mortgages.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Wednesday, 8 Apr 2009 | 2:18 PM ET

    The president returned to Washington in the early hours of Wednesday morning, bringing his lengthy debut on the world stage—including his first stop in a war zone as commander in chief—to a close.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Monday, 6 Apr 2009 | 11:03 AM ET

    President Barack Obama sought on Monday to rebuild ties with Turkey, a Muslim country with growing clout whose help Washington needs to solve confrontations from Iran to Afghanistan.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Friday, 3 Apr 2009 | 11:53 AM ET

    The Democratic-controlled Congress Thursday approved budget blueprints embracing President Barack Obama's agenda but leaving many hard choices until later and a government deeply in the red.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Thursday, 2 Apr 2009 | 10:18 AM ET

    Leaders from around the globe made headway Thursday on tackling the world's worst financial crisis since the 1930s, with signs of agreements to give more money to the International Monetary Fund, clamp down on tax havens and tighten regulation over freewheeling hedge funds.

  • 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.