Marcy Kaptur grilling Geithner + Entire Hearing

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January 27, 2010

Marcy Kaptur, D-Ohio grilling Geithner

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Capitalism: A Love Story (2009; must-see)

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With both humor and outrage, Michael Moore’s Capitalism: A Love Story explores a taboo question: What is the price that America pays for its love of capitalism? Years ago, that love seemed so innocent. Today, however, the American dream is looking more like a nightmare as families pay the price with their jobs, their homes and their savings. Moore takes us into the homes of ordinary people whose lives have been turned upside down; and he goes looking for explanations in Washington, DC and elsewhere. What he finds are the all-too-familiar symptoms of a love affair gone astray: lies, abuse, betrayal…and 14,000 jobs being lost every day.

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The Ongoing Cover Up of the Truth Behind the Financial Crisis May Lead to Another Crash

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by Washington’s Blog, October 15, 2009
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William K. Black – professor of economics and the senior regulator during the S & L crisis – says that that the government’s entire strategy now – as during the S&L crisis – is to cover up how bad things are (“the entire strategy is to keep people from getting the facts”).

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Bill Moyers Journal: Simon Johnson and Marcy Kaptur + Health industry lobby + Charlie Houston

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Bill Moyers Journal
October 9, 2009

Simon Johnson and US Rep. Marcy Kaptur

Just over a year after economic calamity brought promises of reform from Washington, has Wall Street really changed? Former International Monetary Fund chief economist Simon Johnson and US Rep. Marcy Kaptur D-OH report on the state of the economy.

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October 15, 2009

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Weiner: Put-Up or Shut-Up + Sanders at the “Guaranteed Health Care” Rally + Follow the Money

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July 30, 2009
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Bernie Sanders at the “Guaranteed Health Care” Rally

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Naomi Klein on the Bank Bailouts + Kaptur: When Will The Wall Street Wrongdoers Be Brought To Justice?

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Rep: Foreclosed owners should squat in their own homes

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David Edwards and Stephen C. Webster
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Friday January 30, 2009

If you’re poor and the bank is coming for your home, Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur has a plan for you.

Just squat, she says.

Yes, this Ohio Democrat is actually encouraging her financially distressed constituents whose homes have been foreclosed upon, to simply stay put.


via The Raw Story | Rep: Foreclosed owners should squat in their own homes

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Rep. Kapture: Let’s Play “Wall Street Bailout” The Rules Are…

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October 24, 2008

September 22, 2008 C-SPAN


Bernie Sanders: Any company that is too big to fail is too big to exist!

Tell Congress: No to Bailout! (Action alerts)

The Molotov: In The Red (for inspiration)

Mushroom Cloud over Wall Street By Mike Whitney

Equity, Not “Cash For Trash” In Bailout by Dennis Kucinich + YouTube’s Cutest Animals

Paulson Bailout Plan a Historic Swindle By William Greider

The media’s moola madness By William Bowles