Jim covered Congress and The White House during the George W. Bush administration for The Washington Times, and worked as a reporter, editorial writer and columnist for newspapers in Pennsylvania, Virginia, and California. He has appeared on the Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, C-Span, and many local and national talk radio shows to talk politics and policy.
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Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, from left, Janet Yellen, vice chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, and Elizabeth Duke, governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve, attend an open meeting of the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, June 7, 2012. U.S. regulators moved forward on implementing global bank capital rules, releasing the language for measures proposed in past years, even as the international body overseeing the framework makes adjustments. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images