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Death Eaters In The White House

John Sanbonmatsu | Posted 02.17.2017 | Politics
John Sanbonmatsu

If you had any doubt that Donald Trump is a Death Eater, consider all that the Groper in Chief and his circle of Dementors have done in the space of just three short weeks.

Will the Law Finally Catch Up to Goldman Sachs?

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 12.23.2014 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Remarkably, Goldman Sachs, one of the richest, most powerful, politically connected (aka Government Sachs) too-big-to-fail Wall Street banks, has demonstrated a Teflon-like ability to bounce back from egregious misdeeds, if not outright illegal conduct, and horrible publicity.

Goldman Sachs Rejects Snarky Political Proposal

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.26.2013 | Business

The movie could have been called "Mr. Squid Goes To Washington." Unfortunately, Goldman Sachs has rejected a shareholder's proposal that it run for...

Marcus Baram

Former GOP Senator Hired By Goldman Sachs | Marcus Baram | Posted 07.27.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- With Goldman Sachs' latest high-profile hire, the Wall Street giant is unlikely to shake its Government Sachs nickname or the reputation f...

Michael Lewis Takes On Goldman Sachs | Michael Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

July 28 (Bloomberg) -- From the moment I left Yale and started working for Goldman Sachs, I've felt uneasy interacting with those who don't. It's n...

Did The U.S. Recoup Its Investment In Goldman? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Goldman shares were strong Monday morning as Meredith Whitney made some positive comments about banks generally and upgraded Goldman, specifically. Go...

Goldman Sachs Poised To Earn Record Profits | Christine Harper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

July 10 (Bloomberg) -- Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is poised to report the largest profit since it set earnings records in 2007, marking the return of a ...

Marcus Baram

Government Sachs: Goldman's Close Ties To Washington Arouse Envy, Raise Questions | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

No wonder it's called "Government Sachs." It seems that every few weeks, another Goldman Sachs executive goes to work for a government agency, with b...

Duped: A Nation of Eaters

Robyn O'Brien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robyn O'Brien

As I read about baby formulas and jars of salsa laced with who-knows-what, I was left slack-jawed.