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FOCUS | Time to Break Up the Big Banks

By breaking up the biggest banks, conservatives will not be putting asunder what the free market has joined together. Government nurtured these behemoths by weaving an improvident safety net and by practicing crony capitalism. Dismantling them would be a blow … Continue reading

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The Paul Ryan Insider Trading Story Won’t Die Because It’s Legitimate | Alternet

Perhaps half a loaf is better than none, but Carney began his piece suggesting that those who credit the Ryan insider trading story have fallen under the influence of “liberal fantasies.” Yes, he bought Goldman while selling Citi, but the … Continue reading

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