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  • 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......
  • Larry Summers: Job growth by Spring

     
    by Mark Silva Larry Summers, the president's chief economic adviser, says the shedding of jobs in an economy emerging from recession should end by Spring. "It will take time,'' Summers said in an appearance on CNN's State of the Union......
  • Ticket Replay: Cheney says don't blame Bush for nation's economic meltdown

     
    As the holiday season unfolds, our thoughts on The Ticket turn to working not quite so hard for a few days. So we are re-publishing some of our favorite or most-read items from 2009. This item originally appeared on March......
  • Top stories, 2009: Economy, health care

     
    by Mark Silva The economy was the big story of 2009. That and health care. From the start of the year, Americans have paid close attention to both an unfolding economic crisis, the Pew Research Center has found in a......