A U.S. House committee voted to hold former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress for refusing to testify about her role in scrutinizing Tea Party groups seeking tax exemptions.
New York’s 77th Street Metropolitan Transportation Authority station will be renamed in honor of Edward I. Koch, the outspoken three-term New York mayor who died last week, U.S. Representative Carolyn Maloney said.
Bertrand Badre, managing director and chief financial officer of the World Bank, and Representative Carolyn Maloney, New York Democrat, dined last night at the French-American Cultural Foundation’s 15th anniversary gala.
New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority won’t approve U.S. Representative Carolyn Maloney’s proposal to rename a subway station in honor of Edward I. Koch, the three-term mayor who died last week.
Plans to mandate liability coverage for U.S. gun owners after last year’s school shooting in Connecticut have languished as opponents attack the proposals by comparing them to President Barack Obama’s health overhaul.
“You get ahead -- good reviews, promotions -- and at some point you can lean in and have your head chopped off,” Barbara J. Krumsiek, chief executive of Calvert Investments Inc. said in an interview last night at the Financial Women’s Association Annual Dinner.
Six of the largest U.S. banks have already taken steps to shut down their proprietary trading operations in anticipation of a ban known as the Volcker rule, U.S. Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry said.