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20 Inarguable Facts You Need To Know About The U.S. Economy

July 22, 2012

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Want to know how Congress and Washington get away with screwing you every day?  It’s simple:  Stupidity. A Pew Research Center poll released on Sunday (7/22) shows the following amazing results: 47 percent of those polled believe the TARP program was entirely created and implemented by President Barack Obama. 52 percent of those polled believe […]

Republicans once again show their true colors: Dollar Green & White Collar

July 5, 2011

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The U.S. House of Representatives is once again abuzz with clamour. It seems – believe it or not – that there is an argument going on in the House that seems to be falling smack-square along partisan political lines. Republicans are lining up with relish to repeal, weaken and in some cases outright abolish, the […]

AIG CEO says “Trust us to self-regulate”

June 24, 2011

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This week, when asked for his opinion on financial reform, AIG CEO Robert Benmosche said banks and investment firms shouldn’t be subject to forced government regulation, and that the country’s financial institutions should be trusted to “row their boats in a manner they see fit.” “Right now, the most important thing is that we’ve got […]