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Point/Counter-Point: Are the Newest Deregulation Moves on Banks Sensible?

An argument over Congress’ newest bipartisanship bill that deregulates banks.

 

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Allow Glass-Steagall to Re-Re-Introduce Itself

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What it means to re-reintroduce Glass-Steagall into today’s economy. And other thoughts.

 

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I’ll Just Pay the Fine, Thanks

Get Out of Jail Free

Much like slim ties and classic oxfords, settling out of court is all the rage with the financial industry this season.

 

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Bipartisan Bill on Tax Breaks (Well… Kind Of)

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If the Republicans aren’t careful, this could be President Obama’s third veto. Hold up, really? This would only be his third veto?!?

 

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Detroit is Burning

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Charlie LeDuff’s book, Detroit: An American Autopsy, profiles the systematic decline of America’s once great metropolis.

 

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