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Keating Five Scandal

The Silver Anniversary of the "Keating Five" Meeting - Speaking Truth to Power

William K. Black | Posted 06.09.2012 | Business
William K. Black

Today is the 25th anniversary of an infamous savings and loan fraud, the use of five senators to escape sanction for a massive violation of the law. I call on President Obama to recognize the hero of this by appointing financial regulator Michael Patriarca as head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Sam Stein

McCain Did Not Disclose Keating Business Deal To Investigators | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The New Republic published an explosive story Saturday evening detailing how John McCain, in all likelihood, leaked information to investigators of th...

Cindy McCain Kept Keating Partnership After Scandal

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain's wife and father-in-law continued a lucrative business partnership with disgraced financier Charles H. Keating Jr. for 11 years afte...

Fellow Keating Five Member: McCain Deserves More Scrutiny

Politicker AZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former U.S. Sen. Dennis DeConcini told Monday that he thinks Sen. John McCain's involvement in the Keating Five scandal of the late '...

GOP Strategist: McCain "Appears Desperate"

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When the McCain campaign announced this weekend that it would start attacking Sen. Barack Obama via guilt by association, peddling smears about people...

Fox News Guest Who Mentions Keating 5 Told To "Pipe Down"

Raw Story | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Keating Five scandal, and John McCain's role in it, has received relatively little mention in presidential campaign coverage, and at least one Fox...

Will The Keating Five Scandal Come Back To Haunt McCain?

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last night on MSNBC's Countdown With Keith Olbermann, Newsweek's Jonathan Alter wondered how John McCain is "getting a free ride" in this economic cri...

McCain's Shell Game

Sara Whitman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sara Whitman

I'm sorry, McCain's been in the Senate for over 20 years, and gosh, never took the time to learn the issue of economics?