Prior to joining POLITICO in the fall of 2009, White served as a Wall Street reporter for the New York Times, where he shared a Society of Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) award for breaking news coverage of the financial crisis.
From 2005 to 2007, White was Wall Street correspondent and U.S. Banking Editor at the Financial Times. White worked at the Washington Post for nine years before joining the FT. He served as national political researcher and research assistant to columnist David S. Broder and later as Wall Street correspondent.
White, a 1994 graduate of Kenyon College, has two sons and lives in New York City.
Army recruits are getting older, with fewer going straight from high school to boot camp, The Fiscal Times reports.
Durable goods surged unexpectedly in March, but jobless claims followed suit.
The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in April though the rate of growth was slightly lower than expected as inventories fell.
March's new home sales, which plunged 14.5 percent, dealt a body blow to the housing recovery story.
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