Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 9, 2014 Citigroup is rumored to be close to a $7 billion settlement with the Justice Department. How does the DOJ set its fines?
Mar 10, 2014 Delivering a memorable speech at CPAC can yield more for campaigns down the line.
Dec 17, 2013 Today, the German Parliament confirmed arguably the most powerful leader in Europe for a new term.
Nov 27, 2013 The lynchpin of the European economy is now on track for a new government by Christmas.
Oct 24, 2013 At a meeting in Brussels, European leaders are discussing possible retaliations, including suspending the transfer of bank data and withdrawal of negotiations over free trade.
Oct 24, 2013 Allegations that the NSA tapped German Chancellor Angela Merkel's mobile phone are threatening the relationship between Germany and America.
Oct 18, 2013 The business community helped elect some Tea Party Republicans to Congress -- and they weren't happy with the shutdown and debt ceiling fight.
Oct 10, 2013 Some House Republicans are inching toward a debt ceiling deal.
Sep 23, 2013 Merkel's center-right bloc got an impressive share of the vote, but the pro-business party she's been in partnership with did poorly.