Matthew Cover

October 7, 2008 - 7:12 PM
My Articles
Stimulus Bill Spends Only Two-Thirds of Funds Through Fiscal 2010, Not 75 Percent Targeted by PelosiCNS
Thursday, 29 January 2009 - 9:12pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says that 75 percent of the $819 billion stimulus will be doled out in the first 18 months after it becomes law, but the CBO says only two-thirds will be doled out in that time.
Obama Disputed Hillary Clinton’s Credentials Before He Applauded ThemCNS
Monday, 1 December 2008 - 6:40pm
The president-elect names as his secretary of state the woman he once mocked as having no foreign policy experience.
Obama's AG Choice was Key Figure in Clinton Terrorist Clemency ControversyCNS
Wednesday, 19 November 2008 - 9:37pm
Eric Holder, a former deputy attorney general during the Clinton administration, took part in the controversial process that resulted in Clinton granting clemency to Puerto Rican terrorists.
Paulson ‘Supports’ FDIC Foreclosure-Prevention PlanCNS
Tuesday, 18 November 2008 - 9:29pm
The Secretary of the Treasury endorses "the idea" of a Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) mortgage foreclosure-prevention plan that would put government on the hook for 50 percent of the cost of any re-negotiated mortgage that fails. But Henry Paulson doesn't want to use money from the $700 billion bailout to pay for it.  
Emanuel Dodges Question on Postponing Income Tax IncreasesCNS
Monday, 10 November 2008 - 9:12pm
Designated chief of staff for incoming Obama administration says Obama does plan to "use" the economic crisis to "solve" some problems, like energy and health care.
Economists From Left and Right Disagree Over Potential Impact of Obama’s Tax IncreasesCNS
Friday, 7 November 2008 - 9:40pm
Economists on the left and right disagree on the effect that President-elect Obama's plan to raise taxes on higher income brackets will have on economic growth and job creation.
Liberal Lawyer's Group Wants Same-Day, Nationalized Voter RegistrationCNS
Thursday, 6 November 2008 - 9:35pm
Record turnout could be helped even more if on-site registration can be done -- by federal officials, liberal attorneys say.
Gingrich, S.C. Chairman Among Names Floated for GOP ChairmanCNS
Thursday, 6 November 2008 - 12:10am
Former House Speaker, South Carolina GOP chair two of many names being suggested to head the Republican Party's charge into the future.
Obama Sees Supreme Court Justices as Champions of the Weak Over the StrongCNS
Tuesday, 28 October 2008 - 8:17pm
Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama believes the role of a Supreme Court justice should be to serve as a champion of the weak against the strong.