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  • Debate revealed President Obama's weaknesses

    President Obama finally showed America, especially his base, his inability to grasp America's complex economic machine. When elected, everyone knew he lacked leadership experience, but we hoped he would learn quickly and hire seasoned advisors who...
  • As Barack Obama and Sarah Palin make final midterm pitches, it's Americans' turn to speak

     
    What to look for tonight and how the possible numbers compare with other historic elections....
  • In an op-ed piece, Bernanke defends Fed's new stimulus plan

     
    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke is taking his case for the central bank’s latest economic stimulus measure directly to the people. In an unusual op-ed piece on the Washington Post’s website, published after the Fed’s policy meeting...
  • Bond yields slide as buyers swarm at 10-year T-note sale

     
    Buyers finally stormed back into the Treasury bond market on Wednesday, grabbing yields that had surged in recent days to the highest levels since last spring. The Treasury’s auction of $24 billion in 10-year notes lured a wave of investors,......
  • Donald Bren: Southern California's richest man in his own words

     
    In a series of recent conversations with The Times' Scott Kraft, Irvine Co. Chairman Donald Bren talked about his company and his life. Some excerpts: On federal government steps to stimulate the economy, including the recent Federal Reserve plan known......
  • Fed still is 'very far away' from goals with economic stimulus plan, official says

     
    The U.S. economy’s outlook has “improved considerably,” but not enough to give the Federal Reserve a good reason to pull back soon on monetary stimulus, the head of the central bank’s New York branch said Monday. William Dudley&#...
  • Bernanke downplays inflation concerns tied to Middle East turmoil and Federal Reserve actions

     
    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke said Tuesday that a sustained rise in prices for oil and other commodities would threaten the economic recovery, but that even with the turmoil in the Middle East he did not expect inflation problems......
  • Romney to visit former Allentown Metal Works

     
    Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, the current Republican frontrunner in the oversized field of hopefuls to take on President Obama next year, is making his Pennsylvania campaign debut in Allentown Thursday. Romney will hold a late afternoon news...
  • Romney web video focuses on Allentown

     
    As Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney plans his visit to Allentown today, his campaign released a web video about the closure of Allentown Metal Works -- a factory that a year before it went out of business was touted by......
  • Green energy: California poll finds overwhelming support

     
    A new statewide survey of environment issues conducted by the Public Policy Institute of California found more residents favor climate change policy, want to cut greenhouse gas emissions and believe they are already experiencing the effects of global...
  • 5,000 homes approved around Irvine's Great Park

     
    Plans for nearly 5,000 new homes ringing the Orange County Great Park won preliminary approval from a divided Irvine City Council last week. Council members voted 3 to 2 last Tuesday night to OK general-plan and zoning changes as well as $40 million in...