The Hartford announces that it will exit the life insurance and annuities business, Paul Ryan rolls out another budget plan and Mitt Romney may have finally locked up the Republican nomination with a win in Illinois. This and more in this week’s Week in Pictures.
In this file photo, U.S. Supreme Court justices pose for a photo at the Supreme Court in Washington. Four Republican-appointed justices, front row from left, Antonin Scalia, Chief Justice John Roberts, Anthony M. Kennedy and top right, Samuel Alito Jr., control the fate of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. Arguments will be heard on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. For the law to stand only one of the four needs to decide that it, and its centerpiece of requiring almost every American to buy insurance or pay a penalty, passes constitutional muster. At top left is Justice Stephen Breyer. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais,File)
Sen. Jeff Session, R-Ala., ranking Republican on the Senate Budget Committee, right, accompanied by House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks about Ryan’s budget plan during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Headquarters of Deutsche Bank AG in Frankfurt. The German bank disclosed a restructuring of its U.S. subsidiary, Tannus Corp., so that it will not be classified as a bank holding company anymore and therefore will not have to comply with provisions included in the Dodd-Frank regulatory-overhaul law that would have required it to meet the same capital requirments that U.S. banks must meet.