Money
Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images

Elections and your investments

Personal Finance | The market already is calibrating itself to a new presidency
by David L. Bahnsen
Posted 9/20/08, 12:00 am

Read more

Associated Press/Photo by Kathy Willens

Ballpark figures

Money | Did a public-funding deal for construction of the new Yankee Stadium violate federal tax regulations?
by Emily Belz
Posted 9/19/08, 12:00 am

WASHINGTON, D.C.-The new Yankee Stadium going up in New York City is a $1.3 billion project, funded in part by public money, but not just from the people of New York. Federal taxpayers, thanks to the Internal Revenue Service providing tax exemptions, are indirectly tossing some dimes in the hat through lost property-tax revenue.

Read more

Associated Press/Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais

Idea men

Money | Conservative leaders look to not-so-free market solutions to the financial crisis
by Emily Belz
Posted 9/19/08, 12:00 am

WASHINGTON, D.C.-Neel Kashkari, assistant secretary for international economics and development at the U.S. Treasury, cleared his throat as he tried to speak Friday in Washington, D.C.

"When I don't get much sleep, it's hard to speak in the morning," he said.

Read more