Matt Horween is a certified public accountant and served as a commissioned U.S. foreign service officer for the U.S. Agency for International Development from March 1981 to March 1998. He served in Burkina Faso, Senegal, Egypt, Honduras and Barbados, spending about 15 years overseas.Expand

He ended his career stationed in Washington, D.C. as the financial controller for the bureau that controlled the foreign aid program for Europe, including all of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union and its former satellite countries. Horween also worked as an auditor for Price Waterhouse & Company in New York City and held various financial management positions for several publically listed corporations. Early in his career, he served as a radio intercept analyst for the U.S. Air Force Security Service.Collapse

With clawbacks a non-starter, maybe there'll be curbing of compensation at banks.
The burden should be shared.
There's a silver lining in Main Street' suffering.
Cuts from the sequester are hitting hard between our borders, while foreign aid gets a free pass.
Leaders and green groups blind to trade give-aways.
Emerging markets get a break, while neither political party will embrace our natural gas advantage.
Mexico and several other countries have issued 100-year and 50-year bonds.
Obama must change from acting like a victim of circumstances and embrace natural gas as a bridge fuel.
Do away with this Rube Goldberg system of employer-based 401(k)s and give everyone an individual account.
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