Templeton Lecture

Larry Summers Wants Another Round of Stimulus

President Obama's Chief Economic Adviser is calling for another round of stimulus spending, totalling $200 billion. Summers will speak Thursday at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. As the event's media partner, DailyFinance invites readers to submit qutesions and watch the event liv

White House Defends Consumer Protection Agency

The White House is trying to whip up support for the recently passed Financial Reform bill, which includes the creation of a agency with broad powers to protect consumers from abusive practices of financial services firms.