JON STEWART, commenting: Wait, we hadn't done that already?
SEN. DODD: This legislation will create an early warning system.
JON STEWART: We don't have an early warning system? It's taken you idiots two years during the worst financial collapse since the Great Depression to compile a list of regulations we should have put into place the next day? Well, better late than never, I guess. At least now we can have the legislation that would stop the next crisis from occurring.
SEN. DODD: This legislation will not stop the next crisis from coming.
Senator Dodd for years was a big recipient of Wall Street money. He was very close to the banksters. What about that banking committee of his? Can we rely on them to do the right thing?