Toxic Assets: Take it to the Dump

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/23/congress.bank.plan/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/24/cafferty.economy/index.html President Barack Obama and Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner are finally ready to release their solution to

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Obama Proposes to Regulate All Financial Executive Pay?

Further with the law of unintended consequences… http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/22/obama.60.minutes/index.html President Obama is now going to propose to regulate the salaries of

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The Tax on AIG Bonuses: The law of unintended consequences

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/23/aig.senate.democrats/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/23/aig.senate.democrats/index.html UPDATE:  Well, Washington is finally coming to its senses.  After last week, where the pitchforks were out, the

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Is Obama Jimmy Carter 2.0?

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/20/aig.bonuses/index.html, http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/20/kurtz.obama.interviews/index.html This is not a new allegation.  We have heard Republicans throw the derogatory comment around since last year. 

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Is Obama More Partisan Than Bush?

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/20/ron.paul.stimulus.transcript/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/20/bonus.bill/index.html I am sure liberals will love me after I make this suggestion. All I can wonder is whether

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Irrationality of Class Warfare

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/20/minow.aig.board/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/aig.fallout/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/geithner.qanda/index.html We are approaching dangerous territory, people.  Many don’t see it, as many are blinded by anger over

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Responsibility?

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/18/obama.economy/index.html, http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/bonus.bill/index.html, http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/aig.bonuses.congress/index.html I didn’t vote for Mr. Obama, but I understood his appeal.  Here was a fresh face, promising

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Republicans and Liberals call for Geithner’s Resignation

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/18/aig.treasury/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/18/aig.bonuses.congress/index.html UPDATE:  Chris Dodd, after one day of clearly lying that it was not him who put the loophole

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AIG CEO: “Bonuses are distateful…”

http://www.cnn.com/2009/US/03/18/liddy.profile/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/18/obama.economy/ Edward Liddy, chief executive officer of American International Group and well known Democrat, today is to speak in

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Storm AIG!!! Get the Pitchforks!!!

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/17/poll.economic.plans/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/17/campbell.brown.aig/index.html Let me start by saying that I don’t like the idea of AIG giving out bonuses out one

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