Goldman Sachs

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Former Goldman Sachs partner Steven Mnuchin , who President-elect Donald Trump wants to run the U.S. Treasury Department, sits for his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday—one day after Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) accused him of "grinding families into the dirt" during his time at the helm of " foreclosure...
Nika Knight, staff writer
The march to Goldman Sachs headquarters on Tuesday
Over 50 people, some dressed as swamp creatures, have launched a days-long sit-...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Wall Street lawyer Jay Clayton, who defended big banks against regulators...


For those puzzled by the rancor and mistrust so many feel for Hillary Clinton, a lucid Matt Taibbi looks at Clinton's $675,000 speeches to Goldman Sachs to reveal they're about not just money but allegiance. Turns out Clinton declared that "banker-bashing (was) foolish," it takes a village to get out of a financial crisis (in fact caused by a few greedy oligarchs), and public anger is something "we" - oligarchs and Clintons - need to wait out.