See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Brown and Vitter may have created a blueprint for moving policy forward in a divided Congress. Greg Russak‘s insight: “The idea that two senators from opposite sides of the ideological spectrum can find common ground to attack a problem with a simple solution is novel in the Senate these days. … More Can two senators end ‘too big to fail’?
See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst April 29 (Bloomberg) — A year ago, the big U.S. banks were focused on repealing, or at least eliminating large parts of, the Dodd-Frank financial-reform law. Greg Russak‘s insight: “Bair, Fisher, Hoenig, Rosenblum and the people who work with them aren’t populists. They are thoughtful and experienced technocrats who have … More Brown-Vitter Recasts Financial-Reform Battlefield
See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst The Illuminati were amateurs. The second huge financial scandal of the year reveals the real international conspiracy: There’s no price the big banks can’t fix Greg Russak‘s insight: And the hits just keep on coming. How many more scandals and how much more proof will we need before we realize … More The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever | Politics News | Rolling Stone
See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Two senators know they’ll have to fight big banks to achieve passage of a bill to protect taxpayers from future bailouts. Greg Russak‘s insight: “A little over a month ago, the Senate held a nonbinding vote on the problems posed by megabanks. Its members voted 99 to 0 to “to … More Two Senators Try to Slam the Door on Bank Bailouts