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Obama may name Warren as interim consumer agency head

President Barack Obama may appoint Elizabeth Warren, the Harvard law professor who scolded U.S. banks while overseeing their bailout, as the interim head of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as early as this week, according to a person familiar with the matter. An interim appointment could allow Obama to bypass a confirmation battle over […]

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Bernanke 2011 outlook may swing Fed decision on bond purchases

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke’s growth forecast for 2011 may carry more influence than usual as Fed officials debate whether to resume large-scale purchases of Treasury notes to boost the economy. The former Princeton University professor rarely dictates decisions to the Federal Open Market Committee because he considers groups better at reaching conclusions than […]

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