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Commentary: Shelley H. Metzenbaum

Whether it's government regulation or businesses monitoring themselves, a vibrant economy needs an effective, fair regulatory system. This is a fact poorly understood, seldom discussed and ...

Commentary: William Glasgall

The trend of states putting more of their own money into infrastructure spending has received a major boost with the Texas Secretary of State reporting that an overwhelming 83 percent ...

News

On Thursday, October 29th, Paul A. Volcker met with 14 freshman students at Princeton University as part of a seminar on ethics in finance. The group spoke about structural issues in the U.S. ...

Commentary: Shelley H. Metzenbaum

John F. Kennedy understood the power of a goal when he announced in 1961 the goal of landing a man on the moon in a decade and returning him safely back home, a goal reached eight ...

Commentary: William Glasgall

While Congress dithers over a long-term transportation funding bill, U.S. states increasingly are taking things into their own hands, raising taxes on motor fuels and considering other ...

Commentary: Francis Fukuyama

There is no area of American government where dysfunctionality has been on greater display than in the annual Federal budget process. The political obstacles to agreeing on a ...

News

On October 13, 2015, the Volcker Alliance discussed the findings of its recent report, Reshaping the Financial Regulatory System: Long Delayed, Now Crucial, at a seminar on ...
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Commentary: Donald F. Kettl

The Cato Institute has generated big headlines with its new study claiming that federal employees are paid a whopping 78 percent more than private-sector workers. Not only does this drive ...

News

Responding to the Office of Management and Budget's recently announced 92 priority goals, as well as the creation of a Leaders Delivery Network, Federal News Radio speaks with ...

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