They came to protest the ABA’s hiring of lobbyists to oppose mortgage restructuring for family homes. In response, did the American Bankers Association open their doors and listen?
Is Tom McClintock saying that American workers are “losers” because their employers squandered the value of their labor?
The Systematic Foreclosure Prevention and Mortgage Modification Act looks like a plan that could responsibly protect our nation from true economic disaster. But will it have the lobbyists required to gain passage?
I’ve heard it one too many times now to keep my mouth shut: the line that the current financial mess is all the Republican Party’s fault: With our government hemorraging money, our economy in shambles because of the greed and malfeance of elected officials and
If there really is such a rush, and if the consequences of Wall Street failure are truly so monumental, why don’t those individuals who will benefit from the government bailout pay for the scheme? Why not pass the legislation – along with a special investment income tax that will provide the money to make the deal work?