Bernie Sanders on Keystone Pipeline

Posted by admin on Saturday, November 22, 2014

Bernie Sanders Money Quotation referencing piping oil cross-country that is purely for short-term profitability and diverts money better spent on our infrastructure. Bernie Sanders said:

Big business is willing to destroy the planet for short-term profits

– Sen Bernie Sanders

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Bernie Sanders: Class Warfare, Big Money Winning

Posted by admin on Friday, November 21, 2014

Sen Bernie Sanders Money Quotation saying it looks like David vs. Goliath in a war between big banks and corporate interests are easily winning. Sen Bernie Sanders said:

We are in the midst of intense class warfare, where the wealthiest people and the largest corporations are at war with the middle class and working families of this country and it is obvious the big-money interests are winning that war
– Sen Bernie Sanders

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Elizabeth Warren: Banks Launder Drug Money

Posted by admin on Thursday, November 20, 2014


Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation saying big banks are fined for laundering drug money for the cartels, nobody goes to jail unless they use the product that made that money. Elizabeth Warren said:

If you’re caught with an ounce of cocaine, the chances are good your going to go jail. If it happens repeatedly, you may go to jail for the rest of your life, But evidently if you launder nearly a billion dollars for drug cartels and violate our international sanctions, your company pays a fine and you go home and sleep in your own bed at night
– Elizabeth Warren

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Elizabeth Warrren: Regulation Cost/Benefit

Posted by admin on Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation saying SEC regulations are so often under-enforced to allow big banks to wreak havoc on the economy. Elizabeth Warren said:

How do you make sure that when we’re talking about cost/benefit, that the costs, not just of enforcing regulations, but the cost of under-enforcing those regulations, is also accounted for?
– Elizabeth Warren

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Elizabeth Warren: Costs of Big Banks

Posted by admin on Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation saying the lack of SEC enforcement of banking rules are substantially larger than reported. Elizabeth Warren said:

What are the costs of people being cheated on mortgages and credit cards? What are the costs when money launderers are not prosecuted? What are the costs when big financial institutions crash our economy?
– Elizabeth Warren

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Elizabeth Warren on CEO Pay Disclosure

Posted by admin on Monday, November 17, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation saying SEC doesn’t require banks to be transparent on pay in the C-Suite of big banks. Elizabeth Warren said:

There are still no rules for the SEC to require disclosure of CEO pay relative to regular employee pay
– Elizabeth Warren

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Elizabeth Warren on SEC Derivatives Rules

Posted by admin on Sunday, November 16, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quote (speaking during hearings to confirm the nominee for head of SEC) suggests rules to prevent derivatives problems in the future. Elizabeth Warren said:

There are still no rules from the SEC to deal with the derivatives that were right at the heart of the financial crisis
– Elizabeth Warren

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Elizabeth Warren on SEC Rules For Banks

Posted by admin on Saturday, November 15, 2014

Elizabeth Warren Money Quotation saying the SEC doesn’t regulate the credit rating agencies taking payments to accept junk deals which contributed to the great recession. Elizabeth Warren said:

There are still no [SEC] rules for credit rating agencies that took money to sign off on risky deals that crashed the economy and still operate with big conflicts of interest
– Elizabeth Warren

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