Tag Archives: Chris Dodd

October 23 is Barack Obama’s Sub-Prime Friday

(Four days to sub-prime Friday – promoted by EaBo Clipper) The sub-prime mortgage industry, and the bond market that developed around it, are widely seen as responsible for the collapse of the United States economy in 2008.  Two of the major players in the sub-prime industry were ACC Capital Holdings through it’s subsidiary Ameriquest and Countrywide Financial.  Two major players…

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Cast Your Vote For Porker Of The Year

  Citizens Against Government Waste wants you to cast your vote for the 2008 Porker of the Year.  The outstanding lineup of nominees represent all that is wrong with the way Washington conducts it's businees "for the people". The nominees are: Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT): Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) today named Senate Banking Committee Chairman Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) its…

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Obama Wants To Know, “What’s Wrong With This Picture?”

And, so do the American people. Here is the roster presented by the video, in brief: Ebbers, Worldcom: 25 years in prison

Ken Lay, Enron: Convicted on 10 counts, died before serving sentence

Jeff Skilling, Enron: 24 years in prison

Andrew Fastow, Enron: 10 years in prison

Dennis Koslowski, Tyco: 8 years in prison

Mark Schwartz, Tyco: 8 years in…

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