Washington’s Schoolyard Bullies Don’t Play By the Rules


Remember when we used to be a nation of laws? It doesn’t seem like that very long ago, but with each passing day, that seems to be a hindrance to Washington rather than a guiding light. The current administration of schoolyard bullies has set a new tone for “change”  in Washington, and it is one of [...]

Geithner’s New York Fed Pushed AIG To Keep Sweetheart Deals Secret – Huffington Post


An arm of the Federal Reserve, then led by now-Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, told bailed-out insurance giant AIG to withhold key details from the public about overpayments that put billions of extra tax dollars in the coffers of major Wall Street firms, most notably Goldman Sachs. The sordid tale unfolds in a series of e-mails […]