Oil Markets Oversight and Regulation
President Obama announced a new plan to strengthen federal oversight of oil markets. The proposal would help federal law enforcement officials detect illegal speculation in the oil markets, which some say plays a role in rising gas prices.
JOBS Act Signing
President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, which included key initiatives to help small…
North American Leaders Summit
President Obama held a joint news conference with Prime Minister Stephen Harper of Canada and President Felipe Calderon…
President Obama made remarks in support of a bill that would repeal certain tax breaks for oil companies.
World Bank President Nomination
President Obama announced his nominee to head the World Bank, Dartmouth College President Jim Yong Kim. A medical…