7:50 a.m. April 27, 2021
- By Victor Reklaitis
All of President Biden’s key executive orders — in one chart Memorandums, proclamations, other executive actions also deployed Memorandums, proclamations, other executive actions also deployed As people and markets around the world adjust to having Joe Biden as U.S. president, a key factor is what the veteran Democratic politician aims to accomplish without having to work with Congress.
5:06 a.m. Oct. 12, 2020
- By Chris Matthews
A Barrett court would continue Trump’s deregulatory agenda long after he’s left the White House, experts say Amy Coney Barrett is likely to be a pro-business justice, if confirmedJudge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court has brought the public’s attention to divisive social issues like abortion rights, but replacing the late Justice Ginsburg with a more conservative voice could have an equally important effect on business regulation and the economy.
7:10 p.m. July 30, 2020
- Associated Press
California governor appeals to Warren Buffett to support removal of dams Berkshire owns Oregon utility that owns dams, whose demolition could help salmon populationsGov. Gavin Newsom has appealed directly to investor Warren Buffett to support demolishing four hydroelectric dams on a river along the Oregon-California border to save salmon populations that have dwindled to almost nothing.
5:21 a.m. July 22, 2020
- By Rachel Koning Beals
Climate change poses a ‘systemic threat’ to the economy, investors with $1 trillion at stake warn the Fed and SEC Pension funds and other big investors want regulatory help on climate-change riskThe Federal Reserve, the Securities and Exchange Commission and other financial regulators should act on climate-change concerns to avoid economic disaster, a letter from pension funds and other investors representing almost $1 trillion in assets urges.