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Purely partisan 'reform'

...political activity dominated by labor unions.The other senators listed in the Center for Competitive Politics' complaint: Carl Levin, D-Mich.; Dick Durbin, D-Ill.; Michael Bennet, D-Colo.; Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I.; Jeanne Shaheen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-23/purely-partisan-refor
Medtronic to buy Covidien for $42.9 billion

...U.K.-based Astra-Zeneca. The banana-seller Chiquita agreed to buy an Irish firm, Fyffes, in March.Sen. Carl Levin, D-Michigan, and 13 other senators introduced a bill in May to restrict the deals."These transactions are about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-16/medtronic-buy-covidien-429
Caterpillar defends tax strategy that saves billions; Rand Paul says company deserves award

...2000 by shifting profits to a wholly-controlled affiliate in Switzerland, according to a report released by Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich.Levin chairs the Senate investigations subcommittee. On Tuesday, Levin grilled Caterpillar executives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-01/caterpillar-defends-tax-st
JPMorgan admits fault, pays $920 million in trading loss

...he tried to raise questions about how his colleagues were recording the trades.A Senate subcommittee headed by Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., found in an investigation that senior JPMorgan executives made inaccurate statements about the loss that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-19/jpmorgan-admits-fault-pays
The death of compromise

...against the executive and popular passions."In courageously opposing his own party on the landmark rule change, Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., quoted his predecessor Sen. Arthur Vandenberg as noting that "if the majority can change the rules at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-11-26/death-compromise
Ex-JPMorgan executives pressed about trading loss

...suggested that CEO Jamie Dimon was aware of the losses in April, even while he played them down publicly. And Sen. Carl Levin, the chairman of the panel, implied that Dimon set a precedent at the bank for withholding information.Dimon acknowledged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-15/ex-jpmorgan-executives-pre
Apple's Cook faces Senate questions on taxes

...did so voluntarily. He appeared with Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer and Head of Tax Operations Phillip Bullock.Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., the panel's chairman, said Apple's use of loopholes in the U.S. tax code is unique among multinational...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-21/apples-cook-faces-senate-q
Levin backs military leaders in prosecuting sex assaults

...this problem has persisted. Despite good-faith, repeated efforts, this problem has persisted."However, Sen. Carl Levin, Michigan Democrat and chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, is siding with military officials, supporting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-17/levin-backs-military-leaders-pr
Obama joins Michigan Democrats in push to stall right-to-work bills

...an appearance at a suburban Detroit engine plant to blast the GOP-led efforts to limit union powers.U.S. Sen. Carl Levin and Michigan Democrats in the U.S. House met with Gov. Rick Snyder on Monday morning in Detroit and urged him to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-10/obama-joins-michigan-democ
Panetta to remove military ban on women serving in combat

...Panetta's expected order got out, members of Congress, including the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., announced their support."It reflects the reality of 21st century military operations," Levin said.Panetta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2013-01-23/panetta-remove-military-ba