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The 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act would reduce the risk of another crash

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There were many powerful interests that have fought against financial reform, and they will fight future reform efforts too.

But David beat Goliath with the passage of Dodd-Frank. David beat Goliath when we fought for and established a strong consumer agency. And David can also beat Goliath on "too big to fail." Five years after the financial crisis, we just have to pick up the slingshot again.

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Elizabeth Warren was assistant to the president and a special adviser to the Treasury secretary on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. She single-handedly set us this bureau, putting in place the building blocks for an agency that will make (more...)
 

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The American people do not have to pay any interes... by Lance Ciepiela on Thursday, Sep 19, 2013 at 8:05:10 PM
I must disagree with Elizabeth on this one.We don'... by 911TRUTH on Friday, Sep 20, 2013 at 10:56:18 AM
If they were "too big to fail" back in 2008 then n... by Lance Ciepiela on Friday, Sep 20, 2013 at 2:18:12 PM
Very important step in the right direction.... by BFalcon on Friday, Sep 20, 2013 at 4:02:09 PM
Senator Warren; A Glass-Steagall for the 21rst cen... by James Tennier on Friday, Sep 20, 2013 at 9:58:49 PM
Renewal of the Fed in 1913 will bring more wars wi... by Lance Ciepiela on Saturday, Sep 21, 2013 at 10:42:36 AM
Excellent point! In spite of a hundred year discre... by Paul Repstock on Saturday, Sep 21, 2013 at 12:41:43 PM
More and more, Ms. Warren exposes herself. She is ... by Paul Repstock on Saturday, Sep 21, 2013 at 12:49:51 PM