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Bank Of America Deal A Victory For New York Families

Eric T. Schneiderman | Posted 10.21.2014 | Politics
Eric T. Schneiderman

This settlement sends a strong message that banks that prey on customers and investors will be held accountable. I will continue to investigate financial institutions that bend the rules for their own benefit, and pursue equal justice for all New York families.

Double Standards at Work

Preeti Vissa | Posted 08.04.2012 | Business
Preeti Vissa

So sure, let's have a strong Volcker Rule. But how about a second rule -- call it a Common Sense Rule: Banks big enough to tank the world's economy should be held to standards at least as strict as the standards struggling homeowners have to meet.

The Invisible Soldier

Gary A. Officer | Posted 07.24.2012 | Impact
Gary A. Officer

What comes to mind when you think of veterans? What comes to mind when you think of a struggling head of the household, hardly able to afford basic h...

Obama's Plan For Troubled Mortgages: Too Little, Too Late | Posted 11.09.2011 | Business

It was almost a blink-and-you-miss-it moment in President Barack Obama’s jobs speech, but for about 20 seconds—after he urged Congress to pass his...