To nobody's surprise, Obama's former treasury secretary has landed in Wall Street.
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The authors of the Senate bill discarded their leverage even before they brought the bill to the floor.
Populist Democrats were absolutely right to object to the kind of bailout that Paulson was forcing upon us.
Congress will be voting this week on the biggest give-away of our tax dollars to the financial sector in our nation’s history. Despite attempts by legislators to portray this as a compromise bill that helps both Wall St. and Main St., in reality it represents an appalling transfer of wealth upward.
"Is this the United States Congress or the board of directors of Goldman Sachs?”