car·riage re·turn

n. the lever or mechanism on a typewriter that would cause the cylinder on which the paper was held (the carriage) to return to the left margin of the page


Catching Up on the Latest Cabinet News

There’s been a good deal of news breaking in the last 24 or so hours,so I’ll try to catch up on that before posting Part IV in the “Filling the Cabinet”series (which will hopefully be ready for Friday morning publication). First,the news that broke late last night:

Gov. Napolitano for Read on…

Rubin’s Treasury Chances Liquidated

Robert Rubin,the former Treasury Secretary under President Clinton,has been mentioned as potentially reprising his role in the Obama administration. I profiled Mr. Rubin (along with others) last week,noting at the time:

Just days before Rubin resigned as Treasury Secretary and joined Citigroup as a top advisor,Congress passed (and President Clinton Read on…