Daily Archives: March 27, 2012

Sick.

Posted on by Richard Downes

By Richard Downes, Washington Correspondent So the Supreme Court of the United States will now be the final arbiter of whether President Obama’s modest health reforms will stand or fall. After three days of submissions and argument the judges will … Continue reading

The ‘voodoo’ of venture capital

Posted on by Ray Donoghue

By Richard Downes, Washington Correspondent, in San Francisco The Government has announced an investment of around €60 million in a venture capital fund, aimed at putting money into Irish companies and also getting the venture capital firms to set up … Continue reading

When a win is not a win …

Posted on by Richard Downes

By Richard Downes, Washington Correspondent Pity Mitt Romney. Before Super Tuesday all the commentators said that if he won a majority of the states being contested, he would be strengthened as a candidate. But on Sober Wednesday that had all … Continue reading

Ten Chances to Shine

Posted on by Richard Downes

By Richard Downes, Washington Correspondent For the four candidates left in the Republican race to become the nominee for the general election later this year, today, Super Tuesday, is a big day. It may not be the end of the … Continue reading