73 House Democrats joined hands with House Republicans in a show of rare bipartisan support to screw the American people. Bankers everywhere cheer.
Bernie Sanders explained last year how excessive speculation was driving up the price of oil. David Dayen with an important story about how an Obama-appointed judge jettisoned the part of Dodd-Frank that limited commodities trading. Since we
Glad to see this kind of crackdown by federal regulators, even though it's five years after the fact. It's baffling that these people are so divorced from the human misery they caused. It's as if they're completely disconnected from their own
Frontline Oct. 20, 2009. The Warning: In the midst of the 1990's bull market, one lone regulator warned about derivatives' dangers--and overnight b
Ken Silverstein reports at Harpers.org: I reported back in February on the case of Gary Gensler, the former Goldman Sachs employee and derivatives ch