If you’re a member of Congress and on the right committees, you are positioned to get very huge campaign funds from special interest.
“The committees in the House of Representatives that oversee tax writing and regulation of the financial industry have provided huge boosts to their members’ campaign fundraising accounts over the last nine congresses, [...]
Certain politicians who are trying to kill banking regulations are the benefactors of big bucks from banks. [...]
March 26, 2012
This subject always — always — comes up during a Presidential Election year: Gas prices. So it’s no surprise that it’s a big campaign issue this year. In the past we’ve heard all sorts of ways a candidate intends to lower the price of gasoline once he’s in office. Everyone knows that’s [...]
March 16, 2012
How many times does this have to be pointed out? Banks borrowed billions (back-door money) from the government in order to pay back TARP
Our illustrious elected officials in Washington are so in love with Wall Street banks that they provided a safety net for banks that could not pay back TARP [...]