Thursday, July 16, 2009

Review Comments | 07.16.09

  • Sears Tower Changes Name - WTG Eddie Lampert. Just lost the name on the tallest building in the U.S. Top notch. [Business Week]
  • CBO Chief Criticizes Democrats' Health Reform Measures - "Instead of saving the federal government from fiscal catastrophe, the health reform measures being drafted by congressional Democrats would increase rather than reduce public spending on health care, potentially worsening an already bleak budget outlook, the director of the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said this morning." You mean spending more isn't a good idea? [Washington Post]
  • Goldman Sachs in Talks to Acquire Treasury Department - "In what some on Wall Street are calling the biggest blockbuster deal in the history of the financial sector, Goldman Sachs confirmed today that it was in talks to acquire the U.S. Department of the Treasury. According to Goldman spokesperson Jonathan Hestron, the merger between Goldman and the Treasury Department is 'a good fit' because 'they're in the business of printing money and so are we.'" [Borowitz Report]
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