RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Executive Branch

A collection of news and information related to Executive Branch published by this site and its partners.

Top Executive Branch Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Quiet critic of Kuroda's 'monetary shamanism' turns up the volume

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Izuru Kato is a soft-spoken and bookish economist, but his dismissal of the Bank of Japan's stimulus policy as "monetary shamanism" is ringing loud in the ears of bank Governor Haruhiko Kuroda. Kuroda's policy of quantitative and...
  • Senior U.S. Treasury official to visit Japan, meet BOJ governor

    TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. Under Secretary for International Affairs Nathan Sheets will visit Japan this week to discuss policies to boost global demand with senior government officials, including the Bank of Japan governor, the U.S. Treasury Department said....
  • Missouri governor unveils panel to focus on conditions leading to unrest in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, Mo. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Tuesday announced a commission to address the "social and economic conditions" highlighted by months of protests surrounding the killing of a black teenager by a white Ferguson police officer. Nixon said the...
  • Pizza, barbecue on the line in World Series wager between governors

    Pizza, barbecue on the line in World Series wager between governors
    Major League Baseball's World Series is underway and the bets are in – between California Gov. Jerry Brown and Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon. If the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants in the series, Brown promised to buy Nixon dinner at...
  • Scott-Crist debate has no fan, but plenty of heat

    Scott-Crist debate has no fan, but plenty of heat
    Well, at least there were no fan fights as the CNN debate between Gov. Rick Scott and Charlie Crist began tonight. CNN anchor Jake Tapper, a debate moderator, made a sly reference to "fangate" by remarking, "Everybody comfortable here?" That, however,...
  • Voucher advocates launch campaign against lawsuit

    Voucher advocates launch campaign against lawsuit
    Backers of Florida's Tax-Credit Scholarship Program -- the state's largest school voucher program -- have launched a campaign condemning the lawsuit that challenges its constitutionality. The "save our scholarships" effort includes a TV commercial...
  • Hogan misleads on Md. economy

    Hogan misleads on Md. economy
    Larry Hogan's main campaign pitch is that under Gov. Martin O'Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, "excessive taxes … have poisoned the business climate" resulting in "lost businesses, jobs, and taxpayers at an alarming rate," ("Hogan, Brown clash on...
  • Scott, Crist rumble one last time in TV debate Tuesday

    Scott, Crist rumble one last time in TV debate Tuesday
    In two debates, they've given us political fastballs and bizarre theater. What have Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist got in store for their final act before a statewide audience on CNN Tuesday night? If past is prologue, then the third...
  • Tom Foley Rejects Call to Release State Taxes, Says Malloy is Trying to Divert Attention From His Economic Record

    Tom Foley Rejects Call to Release State Taxes, Says Malloy is Trying to Divert Attention From His Economic Record
    An already tense campaign grew a bit tenser Tuesday when Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley vehemently rejected Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's repeated calls to release his state income tax filings. "Why is the governor talking about people's tax...
  • Colorful and influential GOP leader Tom Slade dies

    Colorful and influential GOP leader Tom Slade dies
    Tom Slade — a hard-drinking, seafaring tactician who steered Republicans to political dominance in Florida — died Monday in Orange Park at age 78 from complications associated with heart failure. The colorful Slade, a mix of Southern charm...
  • City treasurer dismisses Rauner job talk as 'kind of crazy'

    City treasurer dismisses Rauner job talk as 'kind of crazy'
    Outgoing City Treasurer Stephanie Neely on Tuesday dismissed as “kind of crazy” the criticism Republican governor challenger Bruce Rauner lobbed at Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn for not picking her as his running mate. Neely was responding to...