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Jennifer Bendery

Elizabeth Warren, Progressives Sink Obama Treasury Nominee Antonio Weiss | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wall Street banker Antonio Weiss has asked President Barack Obama not to renominate him to a top Treasury Department post because of the...

Zach Carter

Why These Democrats Flipped To Defeat Wall Street Deregulation | Zach Carter | Posted 01.14.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Anyone who wants to understand the current state of the Democratic Party should pay close attention to what happened this week in the H...

Paul Blumenthal

Plunge In Wall Street Money Bolsters Populist Shift Among Democrats | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 01.10.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With their first act in full control of the new Congress, Republicans tried to push through a bill to delay the Volcker Rule, which limi...

Zach Carter

Democrats Revolt Against 'Wall Street Giveaway' In Deal To Prevent Government Shutdown | Zach Carter | Posted 12.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats on Wednesday raged against a government funding bill that would provide taxpayer subsidies to risky Wall Street derivatives tr...

Ryan Grim

Former Congresswoman Now Officially Working For Wall Street | Ryan Grim | Posted 06.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Future Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and her longtime aide Dan Geldon made the rounds in the House of Representatives throughout 2009,...

Why Democrats Wasted The Wall Street Meltdown

The New Republic | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Americans believe that they have the world's freest and best political system; it's just the government and the people who run it that they despise....

Why Democrats Can't Be Trusted to Control Wall Street

Robert Reich | Posted 07.24.2013 | Business
Robert Reich

All these men are honorable. None has broken any law. But they and their ilk in congress -- the Democrats who are now rolling back Dodd-Frank -- don't seem to appreciate the extent to which Wall Street has harmed, and continues to harm, America.

Patty Murray Blasts Wall Street, Bounces Back In The Polls

AP | CURT WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Patty Murray was stuck. Down in the polls for months and facing a well-known Republican challenger, the three-term Democrat was...

Sam Stein

Democrats See Benefits To 'Revolt' By Wall Street Donors | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Tuesday morning, the Washington Post and Politico published dual stories exploring the "revolt" against Democrats by Wall Street donors angry with ...