Articles by David Morgan

Barr Gets Senate Nod As Fed's Top Wall Street Cop

Michael Barr, a former official at the U.S. Treasury, won Senate confirmation Wednesday as the Federal Reserve's top Wall Street regulator, a role in which he is set to bolster some rules that were eased during the Trump administration.

Barr Confirmed As Fed's Newest Governor As Inflation Roars

Michael Barr, a former top official at the U.S. Treasury, won Senate confirmation Wednesday to the Federal Reserve Board as its newest member, and he is expected to also be confirmed later in the day as the central bank's top Wall Street regulator.

Bipartisan Gun Safety Bill Set For Votes In U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate is poised on Thursday for a vote to advance a bipartisan gun control bill that supporters hope will help curb the mass shootings that have rocked the country, in what could be the first new federal gun legislation in decades.

Bipartisan Gun Safety Bill Faces Votes In U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate is poised on Thursday for a vote to advance a bipartisan gun control bill that supporters hope will help curb the mass shootings that have rocked the country, in what could be the first new federal gun legislation in decades.

U.S. Senate Republicans Block Bill To Battle White Supremacy

U.S. Senate Republicans on Thursday blocked debate on a bill that represented the first effort by Congress to address mass shootings since a white supremacist's killing of 10 Black people in New York and a gunman's massacre of 19 pupils and two teachers in Texas.

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