It's official: Jack Lew's new signature
Bills with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's signature will go into circulation this fall.
June 18th, 2013
02:22 PM ET
10 months ago

It's official: Jack Lew's new signature

New York (CNNMoney) - It's official: Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has undergone a transformation, at least when it comes to penmanship.

The Treasury Department on Tuesday unveiled Lew's official new signature, which will soon grace the bottom right corner of every bill in your wallet.

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Filed under: Jack Lew • Treasury
Jack Lew's first task could be changing his signature
January 9th, 2013
01:35 PM ET
1 year ago

Jack Lew's first task could be changing his signature

New York (CNNMoney) – Jack Lew, Obama's presumptive nominee for U.S. Treasury Secretary will face many challenges if he is confirmed - from increasing the debt ceiling to tackling budget cuts.

He may also have to change his signature.

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Filed under: Jack Lew • Treasury Department
Wal-Mart to attend gun control meeting at White House
January 9th, 2013
11:12 AM ET
1 year ago

Wal-Mart to attend gun control meeting at White House

New York (CNNMoney) – After initially declining an invitation to attend, Wal-Mart announced Wednesday that it will participate in a meeting with Vice President Joseph Biden's gun violence task force.

The nation's largest retailer, which had sent representatives to meet with the vice president's staff earlier this week, originally said that executives couldn't attend Biden's meeting Thursday because they were obligated to be at monthly sales meetings at its headquarters in Bentonville, Ark.

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Filed under: Gun rights • Joe Biden • White House
Young adults fear budget cuts will hit loans
January 4th, 2013
07:40 AM ET
1 year ago

Young adults fear budget cuts will hit loans

New York (CNNMoney) - Young adults in America have reason to like the fiscal cliff deal, but they aren't celebrating yet.

The bill, which was signed into law by President Obama on Wednesday, kept a number of tax breaks for education and low wage earners that many young adults rely on. However, the deal merely put off budget cuts that could hurt key programs like education grants and job training programs.

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Filed under: Education • President Obama
Jobless claims fall to lowest level since July
September 27th, 2012
09:29 AM ET
2 years ago

Jobless claims fall to lowest level since July

New York (CNNMoney) - The number of first-time claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, hitting its lowest level since July.

About 359,000 people filed jobless claims in the week ended Sept. 22, down 26,000 from the previous week, the Labor Department said Thursday. The number of people filing for first-time claims were unchanged in the prior week.

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