Obama and Rudd get down to Business

Obama, Rudd get down to business January 28, 2009 – 11:46AM Pickign up the phone … Barack Obama has called Kevin Rudd. Photo: AP Advertisement Prime Minister Kevin Rudd discussed the global economic crisis and the need for coordinated action in a phone conversation today with new US President Barack Obama. It is the first […]

Time to build new world order: UK PM

“The international financial crisis has given world leaders a unique opportunity to create a truly global society, Britain’s Prime Minister Gordon Brown will say in a keynote foreign policy speech today.” “In his annual speech at the Lord Mayor’s Banquet, Brown – who has spearheaded calls for the reform of international financial institutions – will […]

Bailout? What bailout.

See the voting record of your representatives on the latest bailout bill. Was this bill being voted against economical or politically motivated? It is a difficult one to answer, however what we can see is the quick response to finger pointing that has occurred on both sides, and the immediate market reaction. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2008/roll674.xml http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/images/09/29/bailout.rollcall.0929.pdf