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  • Sen. Jeff Bingaman reported the Dec. 3 sale of between $250,001 and $500,000 in HSBC stock on forms he filed with the Senate on Dec. 8. Three days later, HSBC announced it agreed to the record settlement. (Associated Press)

    Senator reports stock sale before HSBC settlement

    Days before news broke this week that HSBC Holdings agreed to pay nearly $2 billion in fines to settle a federal money-laundering probe, a veteran Democratic senator disclosed selling off at least a quarter-million dollars worth of the company's stock, records show.

  • **FILE** Sen. Jeff Bingaman, New Mexico Democrat (Associated Press)

    Senators debate security of electricity grid

    The U.S. electricity grid is dangerously vulnerable to sabotage by hackers, spies and terrorists, despite a seven-year effort to protect it from cyberattacks, senators and officials said Tuesday.

  • Sen. Jeff Bingaman, New Mexico Democrat

    Bingaman's exit puts 'safe' N.M. seat in play

    Democrats put on a brave face after Sen. Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico announced Friday that he would leave office in 2012, but it's hard to see how his retirement contains any good news for the party.

  • "Our on-again, off-again tax credits are no match for [overseas] competitors," Sen. Jeff Bingaman said. He also said that companies will relocate to places that are leading the way in alternative energy. (Associated Press)

    Energy panel leader expects push for production of more U.S. oil

    The chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee said Monday that the crisis in oil markets sparked by Egypt's political unrest should not divert Congress from pursuing long-term strategies to develop more clean and renewable energy resources.

  • Illustration: Wind money by Linas Garsys for The Washington Times

    CHESSER: Another government mandate

    Sen. Jeff Bingaman, New Mexico Democrat, and Sen. Sam Brownback, Kansas Republican (and the party's gubernatorial nominee) must be gluttons for punishment.

  • JOHN: Auto IRAs can shore up retirement security

    Social Security will celebrate its 75th birthday this Saturday, but the retirement program's fiscal health is fading. Last week the trustees' report revealed it's running deficits much sooner than expected.

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