The White House announced today its plans to team up with private investors to buy a possible $1 trillion of toxic assets in order to unclog the banks and the credit markets. Also called "legacy assets" by the Obama administration, toxic assets are basically loans and mortgages from banks that have little hope of being repaid.
Gender equality in the workplace is nearly a reality, according to a recent international study done by Accenture
. When asked how successful they are in the work place, both men and women polled right around 60%, and about 75% of each gender felt confident in their skills and abilities. Accenture, a global management and consulting company, surveyed 3,600 business people in 18 countries, 100 men and 100 women per country, in celebration of International Women's Day.
Speaking at a conference on immigration, TV personality and Journalist Geraldo Rivera on Thursday said he believes President Barack Obama is going to deliver on a campaign promise to undo what Rivera considers to be unfair immigration policies, referring to Obama as "the first Hispanic President," CNS News reported.