PhillyDeals Archive: March, 2009

Philly Fed's Plosser likes FDIC seizures, not AIG bailouts

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In a speech at the University of Chicago (he's often away from his district), conservative Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia president Charles... Read more

'If I'm corrupt it's because I take care of my district': PA rep

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President Obama is giving the permanent Washington business class fits by banning staffers from discussing stimulus projects with registered... Read more

Obama wants GM bankrupt: report

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President Obama wants GM and Chrysler to file for bankruptcy, says Bloomberg News, citing unnamed members of Congress and other sources. Obama... Read more

Pension bailout fund bet big on stocks just before crash

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If we've heard it once, we've heard it an awful lot from old John Bogle and other conservative Philadelphia investors: It's tough to time markets... Read more

A short visit to Philadelphia's roof

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The maple-veneer planks are still in place, and the sample-unit kitchen, and most of the bathroom, and the podium where the Trump Tower Philadelphia... Read more

Castle: Don't rush credit card reforms

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Democrats in Congress want to speed up the Federal Reserve's pro-consumer credit card rules so they take effect this year instead of mid-2010... Read more

AIG bonuses 'a diversion' for Goldman Sachs bailout: economist

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Treasury Secretary Geithner last week hinted that President Obama might effectively reinstate the Glass-Steagall Act's ban oncommercial banks... Read more

PA landlord Mitchell sues AIG as Fed stops real estate cash

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King of Prussia-based Mitchell L. Morgan Management Inc. has sued American International Group Inc., accusing the troubled, taxpayer-backed... Read more