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Friends of Obama Allowed to Opt Out

IX-XI Wrote: Jun 04, 2012 7:40 AM
Okay, it's a problem. We've identified it. Solutions? I favor going after the lawbreakers aggressively. That means anybody that was allowed to break the law as a special favor, and anybody who allowed them to break said law. All the corruptocrats prosecuted and given maximum jail time. Republican or Democrap, makes no difference to me. Anybody dispensing or receiving special favors in violation of law needs to go to the same jail.

Emigrant Bank was recently identified to receive a waiver that would allow the bank to opt out of rigorous Dodd-Frank requirements. These of course are the same new rules and regulations that Barack deems essential to the nation. Yet when the bank’s owner, Howard Milstein, who is a close friend and was a bundler for President Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign, protested that the new rules would seriously crimp operations of his bank, the Obama Administration worked with members of congress to grant him a waiver from the new rules.

Other financial institutions and banks have consistently and vehemently argued...