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The famed award-winning investigative reporting team of Donald Barlett and James Steele have just published a new book, "The Betrayal of the American Dream," a followup to their landmark bestseller, "America: What Went Wrong?" As Republicans and Democrats continue disputing who should bear the brunt of the tax burden, Barlett and Steele argue that America’s middle class has been decimated over the years due to policies governing not only taxes but also bank regulations, trade deficits and pension funds. Read more...
General Electric Super Bowl commercial boasts of "revitalizing U.S. manufacturing," for hiring workers at Louisville's Appliance Park but leaves a few things out... Read more...
The Baseline Scenario: Treasury makes a mistake -claiming they are not blocking Elizabeth Warren Economist's View: Roubini: Double-Dip Days Read more...
The Poor Man Institute: Oops I killed you Jed Report: Rep. Steve King to Conservatives: 'Implode' IRS offices Majikthise: Anything For A Buck Dept: Read more...
[media id=11316] Earlier this week, George Stephanopoulos had an interview with Timothy Geithner: GEITHNER: You know, I think it's very important ba Read more...

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Spitzer, along with Frank Partnoy, a professor of law at the University of San Diego, and William Black, a professor of economics and law at the Uni Read more...
archy: Everything that is wrong in journalism naked capitalism: Treasury Mortgage Modification Program produces zero permanent modifications Lawyers Read more...
[media id=10378] (h/t Heather at VideoCafe) Is there really nothing more the White House can do about this? Seems like pretty weak tea to tell them t Read more...
It's getting to the point where I don't even want to read Simon Johnson anymore. Yes, he's right. If we reduce oversight safeguards to "trust us," w Read more...