Tag Wall Street

Obama’s slide in the polls

John Robb The rapidity of the slide is due to the Wall Street bailout. Instead of punishment of the perps, we are getting bonuses. Instead of reform to prevent gambling, we get more of the same (even worse, it is…

Former IMF chief economist. Break up Wall Street

Simon Johnson, former IMF chief economist, says the relationship between Wall Street and DC is too cozy. Clusterstock interviews him about the “two-way money-and-power corridor now running between Washington and the modern oligarchs Wall Street.” Wall Street: “It’s Too Big,…

Refreshing

Obama: Wall Street ‘arrogance and greed’ won’t be tolerated Don’t recall hearing much of that during the Bush Administrations, do you?