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The Center for American Progress reviews the SEC lawsuits against former executives at Fannie and Freddie to, once again, refute The Big Lie .
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Mar 07, 2012 at 10:48 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Fannie Mae's latest financial disclosures belie the SEC's allegations against former company executives. The government lawsuit claims that the company understated its "true," holdings in subprime ...
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Mar 01, 2012 at 07:00 AM PST with 1 Recommend
For years, conservatives have warned that rapidly rising health care costs require the United States to repeal the Affordable Care Act, gut Medicaid and privatize Medicare. Now, the American ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 32 comments on Sun Feb 19, 2012 at 12:40 PM PST with 58 Recommends
Reckless Endangerment paraphrases AEI "research" used to promote The Big Lie.
by Skeptic All
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Dec 29, 2011 at 02:13 PM PST with 2 Recommends
The SEC's definition of "Alt-A" may have problems passing a reality check.
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Dec 27, 2011 at 11:18 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Proponents of The Big Lie claim that Federal regulators defined as "subprime," any loan with a FICO score of 660 and below. This, of course, is a lie.
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 26, 2011 at 05:40 PM PST with 8 Recommends
A lot of prestigious "academics" who promote the lie about Fannie and Freddie causing the financial crisis are paid by right wing think tanks.
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Dec 24, 2011 at 10:13 AM PST with 11 Recommends
The Big Lie about the financial crisis is perpetuated by ...
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 72 comments on Fri Dec 16, 2011 at 05:46 AM PST with 96 Recommends
If you doubt that there was a concerted effort to bury the findings of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, contrast ...
by Leonard Architect
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Dec 04, 2011 at 08:42 PM PST with 51 Recommends
The best seller Reckless Endangerment implicates The New York Times in another plagiarism scandal, in which a star reporter appears to be shilling for The American Enterprise Institute.
by Skeptic All
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Mar 28, 2012 at 01:19 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
In their new report Fear Inc.: The Roots Of the Islamophobia Network In America ThinkProgress has done the ...
by DrSteveB
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Aug 26, 2011 at 11:35 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Reckless Endangerment , by Gretchen Morgenson and Joshua Rosner, regurgitates AEI talking points and narratives that were discredited by the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.
by Skeptic All
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Aug 20, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
After a Democratic Report showed that Peter Wallison by repeatedly broke the law,
by Leonard Architect
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jul 19, 2011 at 08:54 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Echoing calls among liberals concerned about violence in Libya, Republican neocon Paul Wolfowitz wants President Obama and the U.S. to escalate their response to the Libyan revolution. The former U.S.
by Curt Matlock
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Feb 22, 2011 at 02:16 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Inside the Snyder Transition Team...
by Hector Solon
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Nov 08, 2010 at 07:02 AM PST with 8 Recommends
You just can't make this stuff up. It isn't enough that the American Enterprise Institute, particularly Nick Schulz, and the Wall Street Journal's editors hate the children of the poor. Here ...
by Mokurai
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Aug 27, 2010 at 08:17 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Interesting segment on C-span's Washington Journal this morning. The guest was Arthur Brooks, President of American Enterprise Institute (AEI). Mr. Brooks was on to hawk his new book and the ...
by renior
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Jun 21, 2010 at 06:54 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
David Frum's forced resignation from the right-wing think tank AEI has let the cat out of the bag. Frum's friend and fellow ex-AEI think-tanker Bruce Bartlett [unburdens himself of the secret http://...
by Alien Abductee
Comment Count 43 comments on Thu Mar 25, 2010 at 04:26 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Even the American Enterprise Institute has to admit that Obama's stimulus plan work, and averted a tremendous economic catastrophe. This is from their "Economic Outlook" for 2010, emphasis mine:
by SantaFeMarie
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Jan 07, 2010 at 11:31 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Here is Dick Cheney's speech to the AEI on May 21, 2009. See if you can find the name MIA from the 45 min speech on terrorism:
by thegregstir
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu May 21, 2009 at 10:23 AM PDT with 1 Recommend