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What Explains the Election Results? It's (Still) the Economy

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics
Dennis M. Kelleher

No one should be surprised that the American people are economically insecure and anxious. Seven in 10 voters said the nation's economy is in bad shape. Voters who said the economy was important to them voted 2 to 1 for Republicans.

Silicon Valley Should Care About What Wall Street Is Doing in Washington

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 11.16.2014 | Technology
Dennis M. Kelleher

The sad truth is that we haven't done nearly enough to reform the financial system to prevent another cataclysmic crash, end rampant predatory behavior, restore investor confidence and protect taxpayers, companies and the federal treasury.

Wall Street's Too-Big-to-Fail Banks Still Trying to Get Taxpayer Bailouts

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 10.06.2014 | Money
Dennis M. Kelleher

The problem is that Wall Street's biggest banks don't want to have to go into bankruptcy if they fail. They want U.S. taxpayers to bail them out like what happened in 2008-2009. They want to keep their jobs, bonuses and reckless gambling.

Jamie Dimon's Bird in the Hand

Mike Lux | Posted 04.13.2014 | Politics
Mike Lux

When you break laws -- hugely significant laws -- over and over again, and those crimes result in harm to millions of people, there should be some justice applied. The fact that the justice has been so inadequate to the crime is a deep and fundamental failure.

Financial Reform Advocate Slams Business Lobby's Deficit Reduction Plan

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 11.27.2012 | Business

The nation's biggest business lobby, which counts Dow Chemical and Chevron Texaco among its largest donors, wants to reduce the deficit by easing ener...

Crisis Cost: $12.8 Trillion And Counting

Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.12.2012 | Business
Mark Gongloff

The 2008 financial crisis cost the U.S. economy at least $12.8 trillion, a new study found -- and that's a "very conservative number," according to th...

David Takes On Goliath

New York Times | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

Sitting in a corner office high above K Street here, Dennis M. Kelleher, one of the most powerful lobbyists on financial regulatory reform, looks ever...

Where Is Jamie Dimon When You Need Him?

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 04.17.2012 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Now, when there are some very real and very serious anti-American actions being asked for, Dimon is strangely silent. Could it be because the current anti-American requests coincide with his claims against financial reform? Of course it is.