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Yes, Marco Rubio Struggled With His Finances. Now Let's Talk About His Policy Prescriptions.
The Disturbing Inaction of Congress on the Mortgage Cliff
Author of Swiped. Former Director New Jersey Division of Consu...
While the fiscal cliff gets all the attention, the mortgage cliff is just as steep, and just as perilous. If American consumers take another big fall, our leaders are almost certainly not far behind.
Underwater Homeowners Face Double Whammy In New Year
White House Wants Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac To Start Helping Homeowners
Keeping a Roof Over Our Heads
Rep. Charles Rangel
Representative from the 13th Congressional District in New York
Congress must not let the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act expire at the end of the year. Today 12 million Americans are on the verge of losing their homes because they owe more money than their home is worth.
A Domestic Marshall Plan: Forget Going "Big vs. Small," Instead, Go "Simple and Effective"
Last person on Earth not on Facebook
Obama should focus on two and only two proposals, and they each must take account of perceived prior failures. They must be guarantees, not incentives that rely on what side of the bed someone gets up on in the morning.
By Not Challenging the Tea Party, the White House Makes It Stronger
Richard (RJ) Eskow
Host, The Zero Hour; Sr. Fellow, Campaign for America's Future
This country is discouraged, angry, and frightened. That's the mood that the Tea Party has successfully tapped.
America Is a Bastion of Hope
a Beacon of Nope!
Rep. Chaka Fattah
Representative, Pennsylvania's 2nd Congressional District
House Republicans have taken another pound-foolish step by voting to axe a program that provides a lifeline for middle-class homeowners who face foreclosure through no fault of their own.
Freddie Mac Halts Foreclosures for Struggling Veterans
Education Director, Veterans United; Author, 'The Book on VA L...
Foreclosures are coming to a temporary halt for thousands of American service members.
Left, Right & Center: A Nuke Deal, Mortgage Relief, Health Care, and The Pope
The Obama Administration announced a mortgage relief deal - will it work? Or is it just a bailout for those who took on more debt than they should have? Plus: the Pope and the pedophile.
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Mortgage Modification Whistleblower: Banks Manipulate Process To Limit Loan Mods (VIDEO)
Victim of a Real Estate Scheme? Huffington Post Investigative Fund Wants Your Stories
Multimedia Editor for the Huffington Post Investigative Fund
The Huffington Post Investigative Fund would like to shine a light on real estate schemes going on around the country. We're looking for your tips and stories to help us investigate.
Looting Real Estate Booty
Editor in Chief, Boating Times Long Island
Investors should be part of the give and take of a robust real estate market, not pirates banking on the misery of a seller's desperate situation.
Why Obama Won't Do What's Needed to Deal With the Mortgage Crisis
In places like Phoenix, 54% of homeowners with mortgages have negative equity. That's about half a million underwater mortgages, more than the combined totals in Texas and New York state, where 10 times as many people live.
There's No Business Like Loan Business
Editor in Chief, Boating Times Long Island
There's a middle ground to be found in letting judges consider facts and circumstances before depriving homeowners of the roofs over their heads.
Bank of America Trailing Behind Other Banks In Mortgage Relief
Last Words From the Vanishing Middle Class
Serial entrepreneurship veteran
I personify the vanishing middle class. When I started my business in 1980, I had a pretty good life. Twenty-five years later, my standard of living has totally deteriorated.
Hallelujah, Salvation Is At Hand! Or Is It?
Financial Columnist, Market Commentator
Fundamental problems are not being resolved, but rather papered over: the excess debt of low quality, excess speculation in the financial markets and mushrooming debt and deficits.
In Their Own Words: Why Dem Senators Screwed Homeowners
Liberal Groups Pressure Congress On Foreclosure Bill (VIDEO)
Rick Santelli Gets Schooled By Press, White House
Loosen Mortgage Lending Standards
Founder of EvolveArts.com
We can continue bailing out the banks and Wall Street
, we can take a more reasonable approach by helping out the middle class in a real tangible way.
Capitalize Homeowners, Not the Banks
The mess that we're now in derives almost entirely from financial institution losses caused by market value declines of securities backed by residential mortgages.
Bin Laden's New Weapon of Mass Destruction
Robert L. Borosage
President, Institute for America's Future
Afghanistan is the central front in the war on terror. But perhaps we'd be wiser to leave bin Laden in his cave, abandon the wrong-headed misnomer of a "war on terror," and give up attempting to build a new democracy on the other side of the world.
The Bair Necessities
Mark Winston Griffith
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