Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s problems with the Securities and Exchange Commission are spilling over into the U.S. midterm elections.
These days, most dispatches from Washington focus on petty partisanship, posturing, impasses and a political culture that rewards confrontation.
U.S. Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois suffered a stroke that probably will leave him with permanent physical damage, his surgeon said.
"Today's announcement means that the administration will continue to block sanctions and allow the terror-sponsoring Iranian regime to make $700 million a month-- roughly $23 million per day-- even as Iran advances its nuclear bomb-making program."
- Mark Kirk on Nov 24, 2014