Republicans openly acknowledged
said it expects to make that they hadn’t read the bill. a $2.8 billion dividend payment to House Republicans took a major the U.S. treasury after reporting a step toward their goal of unwinding first-quarter profit driven by a financial rules created after the relatively stable mortgage market Great Recession, pushing forward and a decline in delinquencies. sweeping legislation that would Freddie Mac reported a $2.2 billion undo much of President Barack profit, reversing a loss in the same Obama’s landmark banking law. period of 2016. It will pay that The Senate confirmed Jay Clayton, amount to the U.S. treasury. a Wall Street lawyer with decades of Tesla’s first-quarter loss more than experience helping companies doubled to $330 million as it weather regulatory scrutiny, to lead ramped up spending ahead of the the Securities and Exchange launch of its Model 3 sedan and its Commission. solar panel business.
House Republicans narrowly passed a bill to overhaul the nation’s health-care system, claiming a major victory even as the measure faces an uncertain fate in the Senate. The measure proceeded without an analysis from the Congressional Budget Office of its cost and effect on insurance coverage, and it did so after many