Craig Robinson , the head basketball coach at Oregon State University and older brother of First Lady Michelle Obama, tells Diane Brady in the March 14 issue of Bloomberg Businessweek how he switched careers from finance after deciding not to let money dictate his life choices.
If Penny Pritzker is picked to serve as U.S. commerce secretary, she’ll bring a resume showing a full range of business experiences -- success, failures, tax lawsuits and even squabbling among heirs over trust funds.
The green and yellow John Deere tractor, a model 8760, that loomed as Texas Governor Rick Perry’s backdrop at a campaign event in eastern Iowa this weekend would have been cliché for most presidential candidates.
Sarah Palin left chanting supporters at a Tea Party rally in Iowa without a clear signal about her presidential ambitions while demonstrating she intends to remain a vocal critic of Democratic and Republican politicians.
On the eve of the Iowa Straw Poll of Republican presidential aspirants, non-candidate Sarah Palin was mobbed as she slowly worked her way through the Iowa State Fair after arriving in Des Moines as part of her periodic “One Nation” bus tour.
It’s a two-hour drive between Ames and Cedar Rapids, two key Iowa cities for Republican presidential candidates competing in the state that will host the first balloting next year. Ron Paul flew by private jet.