Marcy Kaptur grilling Geithner + Entire Hearing

Mar 13, 2010

January 27, 2010

Marcy Kaptur, D-Ohio grilling Geithner

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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”).

Indeed, as I have previously documented, 7 out of the 8 giant, money center banks went bankrupt in the 1980’s during the “Latin American Crisis”, and the government’s response was to cover up their insolvency.

Black also says:

There has been no honest examination of the crisis because it would embarrass C.E.O.s and politicians . . .

Instead, the Treasury and the Fed are urging us not to examine the crisis and to believe that all will soon be well.

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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.

transcript Bill Moyers Journal . Watch & Listen | PBS.

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
The Raw Story
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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