Posts tagged "Freddie Mac"

Book: Rahm Emanuel dumped $250,000 in Freddie Mac stock days before it collapsed

Insider Trading? Is it illegal? It might not be because: While by no means illegal; lawmakers are exempted from the insider trading laws they impose on private traders. At the least there are all sorts of potential and serious conflicts of interest, demonstrating that even Democrats are not immune from financial hanky panky. Read the... Read more »

Rick Santelli, CNBC reporter at Chicago Board of Trade, does it again.

Keep it coming, Rick! We know you got dressed down from your bosses for your remarks last year that almost single-handedly set of the Tea Party movement. Now, you’ve done it again, calling out Democrats for their hypocrisy on financial reform.  Hat tip to Lonely Conservative.

Taking a hatchet to moderate government

Go ahead, attack promoters of moderate government. Paint them as flakes, kooks and goons. Call them unhinged and unglued. Toxic, mean-spirited, shrill and dangerous. Nothing would please us more than your persisting in mislabeling or misunderstanding — the effect is the same — what angers the majority of Americans. Convince yourself that dissenters to your... Read more »
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