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At the Behest of Wall Street, House of Reps Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank

At the Behest of Wall Street, House of Reps Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank
The House voted to repeal the Dodd-Frank law regulating the risky financial instruments, derivatives, that brought us to the brink of financial ruin in 2008. This cements what most of us already knew -- they are truly delusional.
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Irregular Deregulation: Senate Bill Aims to End Independence for SEC, Consumer Protection and More

Irregular Deregulation: Senate Bill Aims to End Independence for SEC, Consumer Protection and More
It was bad enough that Dodd-Frank under-protected the American public from predatory big banking, but Senators are now trying to further weaken the legislation and even make its existence completely moot. The Independent Agency Regulatory Analysis Act of 2013 is the latest bill that shifts the government's role as protector of the people to protector of the powerful.
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