bank bailouts

A Word Or Two From FDR About Budgets And Bailouts - 1935

(FDR - keeping it plain and simple) Note: This is a post from last year, but considering the current state of the budget, is more than timely. On November 29, 1935 President Roosevelt delivered an address to a crowd estimated at 100,000 in

Matt Taibbi Reveals The Real Housewives Of Wall Street

It's long, go read the whole infuriating thing. Matt Taibbi in Rolling Stone talks about how the Fed bailout was manipulated to benefit connected people who were already rich: But if you want to get a true sense of what the "shadow budget" is