Tales from the Trail

Senator to USAID: Stop your high-flying ways

April 20, 2010

An influential senator warned the official U.S. overseas aid agency: come down to earth with the impoverished people or see your funding cut.

The First Draft: Bernanke, budget trump vacation – for a bit

August 25, 2009

OBAMA/Two days after arriving in Martha’s Vineyard, President Barack Obama is taking a┬ábreak from his vacation to make some news: he will announce that he is nominating Ben Bernanke to a second term as chairman of the Federal Reserve.