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by bobswern
Comment Count 77 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 05:01 AM PDT with 99 Recommends
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by bobswern
Comment Count 134 comments on Mon Apr 14, 2014 at 09:41 AM PDT with 266 Recommends
Many on Wall Street were talking today about what's morphed into a small appetizer of schadenfreude served up with our dinners on Main Street, tonight. From my favorite Bloomberg columnist, Jonathan ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 114 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2014 at 03:04 PM PDT with 265 Recommends
The shutdown is the story of the moment. It has the danger of hostage taking. It has bitter,testosterone-driven conflict. It has human interest because real people are indeed getting hurt, some of ...
by Michael Lux
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 12:55 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
As we all know, Wall Street banks can screw with everything from the housing market to gas prices. But Senator Jeff Merkley (D. OR) and his colleagues have discovered another thing Wall Street ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Aug 07, 2013 at 03:30 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Long before the Great Recession ( when 8.7 million Americans lost their jobs ), there was plenty of discussion about wealth inequality, wage disparity, the shrinking middle-class, CEO pay, and low ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 12:14 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
This is cool: http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2013/06/legislation/reed-adds-library-amendment-to-immigration-bill/ Sen. ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jun 20, 2013 at 06:28 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Well here's some interesting news: http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/05/23/obama-nominates-senate-aides-to-be-sec-commissioners/?KEYWORDS=...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 24, 2013 at 07:13 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
The IRS scandal is a carbuncle, and those are never good. Strength-sapping, painful, ugly, they’re to be avoided. Here’s the thing, though: while every politician in Washington is cursing the ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed May 22, 2013 at 04:13 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Warren grills regulators, with a smile. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is not letting up in her efforts to find justice for American families who have been victimized by banks who have essentially ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 67 comments on Fri May 17, 2013 at 11:49 AM PDT with 71 Recommends
The president’s new choices for Commerce secretary and FCC chair underscore how far down the rabbit hole his populist conceits have tumbled. Yet the Obama rhetoric about standing up for working ...
by NormanSolomon
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu May 09, 2013 at 01:16 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
I've said it before, I'll say it again: I love Senator Al Franken (D. MN): http://hometownsource.com/2013/04/30/sen-franken-leads-charge-to-protect-consumers-legal-rights-against-wall-street/
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Apr 30, 2013 at 06:52 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Mary Jo White was confirmed by the Senate this week, as the new Chairperson of the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). (See Reuters story [ here ]). Prior to her nomination, Mary ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Apr 13, 2013 at 10:41 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Sounds like Senator Al Franken (D. MN) and SEC Chairman Mary Jo White are off to a rocky start: http://blogs.marketwatch.com/election/2013/04/08/sen-franken-pushes-sec-on-credit-rater-conflicts/
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Apr 09, 2013 at 04:30 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Oh Mr. Breuer you did us so wrong. And you did the right thing when Max Smith at PBS busted you for your incompetence (collusion?) and you bowed out...and then we all said, "hey, I wonder what he'...
by aguadito
Comment Count 231 comments on Sat Mar 30, 2013 at 04:18 PM PDT with 173 Recommends
He didn't say: If Congress is going to confirm Mary Jo White as the new head of the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Agency that failed to uncover Bernie Madoff and the financial problems ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 09:45 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
(Note: Pam Martens has provided written authorization to the diarist to republish this post in its entirety for the benefit of the Daily Kos community.) [http://wallstreetonparade.com/2013/03/...
by bobswern
Comment Count 297 comments on Wed Mar 13, 2013 at 11:20 PM PDT with 614 Recommends
BY BILL MOYERS & MICHAEL WINSHIP Originally posted at BillMoyers.com In our last episode of that ongoing Washington soap opera, "As the Door Revolves," we introduced you to former federal ...
by Bill Moyers
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 01:56 PM PST with 27 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jan 24, 2013 at 12:35 PM PST with 11 Recommends
During the bush ii years, major bush fundraiser, John Mack, CEO and Chairman of banking behemoth, Morgan Stanley appeared to get away with inside trading while engaging in an incestuous daisy chain ...
by JerichoJ8
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Oct 15, 2009 at 05:11 PM PDT with 2 Recommends