As it was before, so it is now: the question of whether Congress will blow up diplomacy with Iran.
why did Elizabeth Warren lose her battle to stop banks from parking $7 trillion notional value of risky derivatives in taxpayer-backstopped depositaries?
Elizabeth Warren: “Pretty much the whole Republican Party, and if we’re going to be honest, too many Democrats, are overly cozy with the financial industry.”
Antonio Weiss has been nominated to become Undersecretary for Domestic Finance at the Treasury Department. A growing number of people and organizations have expressed reservations.
Citigroup has a lot of money, it spends a lot of money, and it uses that money to grow and consolidate a lot of power.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren called the move “the worst of government for the rich and powerful.”
It’s not surprising that Elizabeth Warren is fed up. The surprise is that more people aren’t.
Elizabeth Warren has been increasingly explicit in her criticisms of the Democratic establishment and its relationship with big banks.