Jeremy Stine

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  • Thu Mar 31 2011

    "It is one of the most active lobbying efforts I have ever seen,” quipped Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) recently when asked about the fight over debit card swipe fees. 

    And that’s saying a lot, considering he’s been on Capitol Hill for 28 years. 

  • Thu Mar 31 2011

    “It is one of the most active lobbying efforts I have ever seen,” quipped Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, (D-Ill.) when asked about the fight over debit card swipe fees. And he’s been on Capitol Hill for 28 years. 


  • Mon Mar 07 2011

    The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) recently released its national legislative and regulatory policy agenda.


    In it, NLBMDA calls on Congress to encourage financial institutions to renew lending activity that will spur new-home construction, while also encouraging the need to review federal rules and regulations that stifle job creation.


  • Sun Dec 05 2010

    After dramatically losing control of the House on Election Day, the Democrats are finally coming...

  • Sun Oct 31 2010

    In the literal sense, a lame duck is a fowl unable to keep up with...

  • Sun Oct 03 2010

    “As our founding fathers intended, the Senate will perform its role as the ‘cooling saucer,’...

  • Sun Sep 05 2010

    It’s nice to report some good news, for a change....

  • Sun Jul 04 2010

    One lesson from the banking industry’s enormous bailout: The financial industry has some very good...

  • Sun Jun 06 2010

    When the health care reform debate raged earlier this year, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made...

  • Sun May 02 2010

    Home Star has finally been introduced in both houses of Congress after many months of...