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Matt Taibbi – Deja Vu on the Hill: Wall Street Lobbyists Roll Back Finance Reform, Again – 22 May 2013

U.S. Capitol building in Washington, DC.

Lobbyists are trying once more to weaken the already-thin financial regulations put in place by Congress.

 

Douglas Graham/ CQ Roll Call

It’s becoming an annual tradition: Spring rolls around, and while nobody is looking, Wall Street quietly lays siege to Washington and reaches a hand out to yank the last remaining teeth out of the government’s financial regulatory head. Continue reading