It is unbelievable, but true: the Republican platform no longer even tries to hide what they want to do -- make the poor and middle classes even poorer by shrinking the social safety net.
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Something the media largely missed in the midst of multiple budgetary battles this week was the fact that this is what bipartisanship looks like.
"Financial Reform" will be a boom for people in the payday loan business. There will be many new customers who need bank-like services. It's almost like Congress implemented a plan of "Reverse Robin Hood."
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