The way in which oil speculator Andrew J. Hall is going to get his $100 million demonstrates clearly why we need to return to the 91 percent top bracket income taxes of the Eisenhower years.
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Galbraith reportedly got himself a $100 million piece (or more) of a Kurdish oil field. Hall's oil trading scams are picking our pockets by driving up the price of oil just enough for him to make a killing.
NEW YORK — Occidental Petroleum will buy Citigroup's oil and gas trading unit Phibro for $250 million, the companies said Friday
Unfortunately, the administration doesn't have the moxie to go after the most outrageous salaries and bonuses that are about to flow.
We need to save Obama from his own economic team, which is acting more and more like a Wall Street farm team. They seem blind to the obvious fact that Andrew J. Hall has not earned his keep.
Will Citigroup turn loose its $100 million man, Andrew J. Hall?
After putting out feelers to sell its Phibro commodities business, including a brie...
In a few weeks, the Treasury Department's czar of executive pay will have to answer this $100 million question: Should Andrew J. Hall get his bonus?
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