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There's nothing that I can add to this takedown by Elizabeth Warren. Listen as she chastises Mel Watt, the new head of Federal Housing Financy Agency, which oversees Fannie and Freddie, as to why he ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 340 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2014 at 01:52 PM PST with 343 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 90 comments on Tue Dec 10, 2013 at 08:08 AM PST with 60 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 76 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 08:07 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
There’s a hell of a lot more to [http://www.rollcall.com/news/white_house_to_nominate_rep_watt_to_housing_agency_gop_opposition_likely-224461-1.html this breaking story] than [http://www.nytimes....
by bobswern
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed May 01, 2013 at 04:34 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 60 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 11:19 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 08:32 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Today it became part of the Congressional Record: the words of Rep. Mel Watt (D-NC) were not stricken from the record, despite the efforts of Rep. Chris Cannon (R-UT). George W.
by dgr
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jul 12, 2007 at 01:56 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu May 02, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
With the endorsements of Representatives David Price and Mel Watt of North Carolina , Barack Obama picked up his eighth and ninth ...
by baudelairien
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Apr 16, 2008 at 10:26 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Senator Jeff Merkley (D. OR) has never given up on this fight: http://thehill.com/blogs/on-the-money/housing/188906-stalled-nominees-renews-nuclear-option-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 08:51 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Dec 10, 2013 at 05:00 AM PST with 16 Recommends
As you're reading this, over at the House Financial Services Committee hearing that's occurring right now, and based upon reports in the MSM over the past 24+ hours, it would appear that many [http://
by bobswern
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Nov 19, 2009 at 12:25 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Fannie Mae was founded in 1938 as part of ground breaking New Deal legislation and was created to act as a stop gap in the event that a catastrophic economic downturn occurred and froze credit ...
by Kuntawpwnsyou
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Jan 03, 2015 at 09:56 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Rep. Mel Watt Here's where the filibuster deal Harry Reid struck with Senate Republicans to finally approve executive branch nominations breaks down, and it's ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Jul 31, 2013 at 08:33 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
"There’s nothing left, it’s been gutted. This is not a partisan issue. People all over the country want to know what the Fed is up to, and this legislation was supposed to help them do ...
by Imperial
Comment Count 41 comments on Sat Oct 31, 2009 at 10:51 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jan 07, 2014 at 05:00 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Back in 1995, after the Republicans had recently taken a majority in Congress, they pushed for a bill that would allow unlawfully seized evidence to be use in court more. Democrat Mel Watt (NC-12) ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jun 10, 2013 at 09:32 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
This will be a short one but Congressman Jared Polis (D. CO-02), the lead sponsor of ENDA in the House, is convinced that the Employment Non-Discrimination Act isn't DOA in the House: http://www....
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Nov 09, 2013 at 11:00 AM PST with 13 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 60 comments on Mon Jul 01, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 13 Recommends