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2011-07-14 11:03:00

White House Emails Detail anti Fox Bias inside Obama White House: "I'm putting some dead fish in the fox cubby -- just cause" "[FNC Anchor] Bret Baier...is a lunatic" WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered documents from the Obama Department of Treasury showing that the Obama administration, contrary to its repeated denials, attempted to exclude...

2011-06-24 15:35:00

Chairman Mack Renews Call for Freedom Loving Americans to Boycott CITGO WASHINGTON, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At today's hearing of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee, Chairman Connie Mack (FL-14) again called on the Obama Administration to cease their delaying of placing Venezuela on the "State Sponsor of Terrorism List." The hearing, "Venezuela's Sanction able Activity," was held to provide oversight of sanctions available for the State Department and Treasury Department to...

2010-05-17 08:09:00

WASHINGTON, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Severe weather and other natural disasters are often unpredictable and can disrupt lives in an instant. As part of National Hurricane Preparedness Week May 23- 29, the U.S.

2009-05-08 13:55:36

Two large U.S. banks went above and beyond regulatory requirements Friday, taking less than a day to build capital cushions the Treasury Department demanded. Wells Fargo & Co.

2008-09-25 09:00:27

By TOM SHEAN By Tom Shean The Virginian-Pilot Hobbled financially by losses on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac securities, Gateway Financial Holdings Inc. has agreed to be acquired by a much smaller financial institution, Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc.

2008-09-07 21:00:03

The New York Times WASHINGTON Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac agreed on Saturday afternoon to the Bush administration's plan to rescue them, people briefed on the plan said.

2008-07-24 09:00:30


2008-07-01 06:00:33

By Bowdeya Tweh, South Florida Sun-Sentinel Jun. 30--Miramar-based Spirit Airlines Inc. agreed to pay a $100,000 fine to a Treasury Department office after running afoul of federal restrictions on trade with Cuba.

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  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
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