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  • ** FILE ** In this Feb. 2, 2010, file photo, Paul Volcker, the president's Economic Recovery Advisory Board Chairman, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. House and Senate negotiators have completed a sweeping overhaul of banking regulations and aim to send it to President Barack Obama by July 4. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

    House, Senate lawmakers reach deal on bank bill

    President Barack Obama declared victory Friday after congressional negotiators reached a dawn agreement on a sweeping overhaul of rules overseeing Wall Street.


  • Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee. Associated Press file photo.

    Dems send Wall Street bill to full Senate

    Democrats sent a massive Wall Street regulation bill to the full Senate on a party line vote Monday after a temporary retreat by Republicans that still left the bill's chances for bipartisan passage in doubt.


  • American Scene

    The steady criticism Connecticut Sen. Christopher J. Dodd has faced for months has been replaced by get-well wishes from rivals after he announced he has an early stage of prostate cancer.


  • Christopher J. Dodd

    Chris Dodd has prostate cancer

    Sen. Christopher Dodd, D-Conn., has been diagnosed with an early stage of prostate cancer and intends to have surgery early in August, his office said Friday.


  • SOWELL: Bailout politics

    Nothing could more painfully demonstrate what is wrong with Congress than the current financial crisis.


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