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    AIG Collapse and Rescue, Liddy Testimony

    American International Group (AIG) executives testified about the use of public bailout funds by the company and previous claims that all or most of the funds would be returned to the…

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    Bank of America and Merrill Lynch Merger

    Kenneth Lewis, CEO of Bank of America, testified about the events surrounding Bank of America’s acquisition of Merrill Lynch and its receipt of federal financial assistance. In…

    13,689 views
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    Secretary Geithner on Government Assistance for AIG

    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testified at a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee titled “Factors Affecting Efforts to Limit Payments to AIG Counterparties” to…

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    Ben Bernanke on Bank of America and Merrill Lynch

    Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke testified at a hearing on the merger of Bank of American and Merrill Lynch. Faced with contentious questioning he disputed accusations that he had…

    8,778 views
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    Private Health Insurance Companies

    The House Domestic Policy Subcommittee examined how the private health insurance system impacts the medical care of patients. Witnesses included family members of patients who…

    6,358 views
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    AIG Executive Bonus Payments Audit

    Neil Barofsky testified about retention bonuses awarded to employees and leaders of financial institutions after the companies had received federal bailout money, as well as oversight by…

    4,054 views
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    Toyota Gas Pedals, CEOs

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on government response to a series of recalls for unintended acceleration and other defects.
    Akio Toyoda apologized…

    2,918 views
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    Executive Pay and TARP-Funded Companies

    Kenneth Feinberg, a special master at the Treasury Department, gave testimony regarding compensation of the 25 highest-paid employees of 7 companies that received assistance under the…

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    Bank of America and Merrill Lynch Merger

    The House Oversight Committee looked at Bank of America’s merger with Merrill Lynch -- a deal struck during the height of the financial crisis in September 2008 - and the role of…

    2,041 views
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    Toyota Gas Pedals, Secretary LaHood, Part 1

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on government response to a series of recalls for unintended acceleration and other defects. Secretary LaHood…

    1,881 views
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    Former Treasury Sec. Paulson on Merrill Lynch Merger

    Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson testified about federal assistance to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch. Members often asked pointed questions and demonstrated frustration with…

    1,647 views
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    Bank of America-Merrill Lynch Merger

    Three Bank of America executives testified about events surrounding Bank of America’s acquisition of Merrill Lynch and the receipt of federal financial assistance. Questions…

    1,610 views
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    Johnson and Johnson Drug Recalls

    Johnson & Johnson CEO William Weldon and the Food and Drug Administration’s principal deputy commissioner testified on the recall of over 135 million bottles of infant and…

    1,418 views
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    Henry Paulson on Government Assistance for AIG

    Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson testified at a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee titled “Factors Affecting Efforts to Limit Payments to AIG Counterparties”…

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    Johnson and Johnson Recall of Children's Medicines

    Officials from the Food and Drug Administration and Colleen Goggins from Johnson and Johnson testified about a recall of children’s Tylenol and other children’s…

    1,382 views
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    Foreclosure Prevention

    Loan service executives testified on foreclosure prevention efforts, focusing on the implementation of the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP).

    1,133 views
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    Tracking Stimulus Funds

    Witnesses testified about management and oversight of economic stimulus funds, particularly how recipients accounted for use of the funds, maintaining transparent accounting practices, the…

    1,051 views
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    Safety and Regulation of Ready-to-Eat Produce

    A hearing was held on the safety and regulation of bagged, pre-washed, or “ready-to-eat” produce. Topics included the proposed nationalization of the California Leafy…

    1,049 views
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    Bank of America and Merrill Lynch Merger, Continuation

    Kenneth Lewis, CEO of Bank of America, testified about the events surrounding Bank of America’s acquisition of Merrill Lynch and its receipt of federal financial assistance. In…

    1,032 views
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    Private Health Insurance

    The House Domestic Policy Subcommittee examined how the private health insurance system impacts the medical care of patients. Witnesses included
    top executives of the six largest…

    844 views
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