Taking Sides: Will Wall Street’s Generosity to GOP Continue?
In the 2008 presidential race, Barack Obama had a substantial edge over John McCain in raising money from Wall Street. That advantage has not only evaporated for the president in the current race, but has reversed dramatically.
Advisor Poll Shows Growing Confidence in Romney Win
In a poll conducted in mid-June, 52% said Romney would win the election.
11 Key Congressional Committees for Advisors to Worry About
As the election approaches, not just the White House and Congress are in play, but also control of congressional committees important to advisors and others in the financial services sector.
Obama vs. Romney: 6 Key Differences on Taxes, Regulation
The two candidates offer voters starkly different ideas on how to reform the tax and financial systems.
GOP Exits Tampa, Trailed by Perception They’re Party of the Wealthy, Poll Finds
As Republicans head home from Tampa after naming Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan to head their ticket in the November election, they face a widespread perception that the GOP is the party of the rich, according to a Pew Research Center survey.
400 Economists Endorse Romney
A former conservative official has rallied 400 economists, including five Nobel Prize winners, to sign a statement supporting Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney’s economic policies.
Romney or Obama? LPL and FSI Polls Disagree
As the presidential race heats up with Mitt Romney’s choice of Paul Ryan as his running mate, polls from FSI and LPL have reached vastly different conclusions about who will win.
PIMCO’s El-Erian Takes Issue With Paul Ryan’s Use of ‘New Normal’
PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian took to the pages of The Washington Post Monday to rebut (sort of) the use of the term "new normal" by Mitt Romney's vice-presidential pick, Rep. Paul Ryan.
Paul Ryan, Kingmaker?
With the pick of Paul Ryan, Romney has shown that he is willing to make a risky, far-right candidate his running mate despite the possible alienation of independents and his partner’s polarizing budget blueprint.
Doomsayers Wrong on Last Year’s Debt Downgrade
Warnings last August of an unprecedented financial crisis accompanied by fire and brimstone appear to have been wrong.