Switching to $1 coin to open vending options
- Statements to the Congress. Allison, Theodore E. // Federal Reserve Bulletin;Dec97, Vol. 83 Issue 12, p974
Presents the text of a speech given by the assistant to the Board for Federal Reserve System Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System on October 21, 1997 which deals with House Rule (H.R.) 2637 or the United States $1 Coin Act of 1997.
- Avoiding a meltdown: Managing the value of small change. Velde, Fran�ois R. // Economic Perspectives;2008 1st Quarter, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p17
The article focuses on the regulation issued by the U.S. Mint that aims to prevent the extinction of penny and nickel coins. According to the author, the main objective of the regulation is to safeguard potential shortage of the penny and nickel coins by making illegal certain activities that...
- Senate vs. House politics. Mellman, Mark S. // Hill;7/28/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 89, p21
The article discusses the difference between the political dynamics in the U.S. House and Senate.
- Signs pointing toward another huge Senate cycle. Blake, Aaron; Rushing, J. Taylor // Hill;1/14/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p6
The article reports on the growing number of vacant positions in the U.S. Senate in January 2009.
- Congress can't tax its way out of a recession. Heller, Dean // Hill;3/25/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p35
The article presents the author's views on what should the U.S. Congress do in order to solve the recession.
- THE WEEK AHEAD IN CONGRESS. // Hill;3/31/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p16
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- EXCERPTS FROM THE HILL'S CONGRESS BLOG. // Hill;4/3/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 40, p16
Several excerpts from the journal's U.S. Congress blog are presented including the Senate debate of the fiscal year 2010 budget, emergency relief funding provided by U.S. President Barack Obama's economic recovery plan and effort to promote U.S. tourist travel to Cuba.
- What gets measured gets done. Warner, Mark // Hill;4/3/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 40, p16
The author reflects on the action of the U.S. Congress on the federal budget, coupled with the implementation of the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act.
- A New Glass-Steagall? Cooper, Evan // On Wall Street;Aug2001, Vol. 11 Issue 8, pN.PAG
Discusses U.S. Congress's reactions to various events related to securities in the country. Conflicts within financial markets that cause concern among senators; Focus of the Congress on securities research; Importance of diversification that is being stressed by financial advisors.