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WALL STREET and the FINANCIAL CRISIS: Anatomy of a Financial Collapse | Permanent Subco... - 0 views

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    Wall Street + The Financial Crisis | What has Washington done to remedy the issues identified here?
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Senate Rejects Bid to Shrink Biggest U.S. Banks, Weakens Fed Audit - 0 views

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    "...compromise with the administration and the Fed would give Mr. Sanders and other critics of the central bank an opportunity to claim victory, while not breaking with the Fed's insistence that its monetary decisions be sacrosanct and insulated from political influence."
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Oligarchic Senate Still 'Treasonous' After All These Years - 0 views

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    "Treason is a strong word, but not too strong, rather too weak, to characterize the situation in which the Senate is the eager, resourceful, indefatigable agent of interests as hostile to the American people as any invading army could be."
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Daily Kos: What Wasn't Passed During the Senate Finance Committee Markup on Healthcare ... - 0 views

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    Includes videos of debate between Senators Rockefeller and Bingham over how much of a premium dollar should be used to pay for healthcare; discussions of Inginex fraud; debate over unwarranted subsidies given to health insurers; lack of federal oversight of insurers; etc.
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Lawmakers Cave to FBI in Patriot Act Debate | Threat Level | Wired.com - 0 views

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    "Powerful Senate leaders on Thursday bowed to FBI concerns that adding privacy protections to an expiring provision of the Patriot Act could jeopardize "ongoing" terror investigations."
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