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Credit Card Reform Act: Washington At Its Worst

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Boyce

Consumer groups who are touting this bill as a success, bloggers who are smiling and happy about it and consumers who think somehow their representatives did something for them are missing two really important facts about the credit card issue.

A Forerunner of Credit Card Debt Helped Spawn the Revolutionary War

Russ Wellen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Russ Wellen

Even George Washington had reasons other than unadulterated fealty to Lady Liberty for rejecting foreign rule. In fact, what galvanized him was the 18th century version of credit card debt.