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Steve Mnuchin Is No Joe Kennedy and He’s Unfit for His New Gig
There are plenty of signs that Steve Mnuchin is not a good guy, even by the lax standards of today’s banking industry. OneWest, a bank he established with partners and ran from 2009 to 2015, mounted a record of ruthless foreclosures (in one case over a 27-cent error ). A memo from top prosecutors...
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Trump’s Minion Prepares to Gut Consumer Watchdog
"Personnel is policy," says Gary Cohn, the former president of Goldman Sachs recently named to head President Trump’s National Economic Council. He got that right, and every working family should shudder that Trump — after railing against the corruptions of Goldman Sachs and other big banks in the...
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'Spectacular Betrayal' as Trump Hands Economy 'Back Over to Wall Street'
'The Wall Street bankers against whom Trump ran are making policy now,' says Public Citizen
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Rules Don't Apply to GOP as Finance Committee Approves Nominees Without Dems
But "the resistance strikes back" as Democrats also boycott Wednesday's committee vote on EPA administrator Scott Pruitt
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'This Is What Resistance Looks Like': Dems Boycott Key Committee Votes
'We have great concern that Sen. [Orrin] Hatch is asking us to vote on two nominees today who have out-and-out lied to our committee,' said Sen. Sherrod Brown
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Will the Senate’s "Good Republicans" Reject a Dishonest Nominee?
(Hint: no.)
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Trump Resistance Builds With Nationwide 'Stop the #SwampCabinet' Actions
"Most Americans didn't vote for Trump, but nearly all of us will suffer under his administration"
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In First Hour, President Trump Delivers 'Punch in the Gut to Middle Class'
"Today's action is all the proof we need to know whose side the Trump administration is on"
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'Foreclosure King' Mnuchin Put On Defensive at Senate Hearing
"Mnuchin didn't mention the name of a single victim in his remarks," journalist David Dayen reports. "He gave dubious statistics that fall apart upon scrutiny."
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Trump’s Nominees Putting Us All at Risk by Ignoring Ethics Laws
With incomplete financial disclosures and unfinished background checks, Republicans are threatening to usher in disaster.
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