Sweeping reform, but not for Freddie, Fannie - Business - Eye on the Economy - msnbc.com
speaking of regulation
we also know that deepwater drillers were exempted from epa environmental impacts, that drilling permits were expedited by the mms
Obama/Salazar's Illegal Offshore Permits Exposed | Rutabaga Ridgepole's Blog
in other words, get real
Remember neither Bush nor Obama had or has unlimited powers, so I think its time to look at the big picture rather than focusing all policies on one candidate that has to say what people want to hear, and in the end has very little power.
In my opinion the recession started during Bushes terms because of his influence and the recession is obviously not getting any better under the leadership of Obama either.
of course he doesn't care about us, look how he told us all to shut up, look how he asked us to rat out our fishy neighbors, look how he sues all of us in arizona, look how he wants to move ksm to manhattan despite our repeated expressions of NO (let alone new yorkers') simply because he knows best...
of course he doesn't care about us, look how he CRAMMED health care down our wide awake windpipes, how just 24 hours before bart stupak switched, allowing for passage, he was willing to DEEM the damn thing...
look how he gives himself a B+ on oprah (A- when health care passes), look how he vacations and schmoozes, goes to copenhagen to get the olympics, off to oslo to nab the nobel...
it's TWO things---the ECONOMY and the MAN
one's a disaster, the other a disgrace
I don't know why he cares though, he'll do what he wants anyway. The more the people are against something, the more he favors it.
Catawa is my favorite bleeding heart liberal.
it happened right in front of everyone: THIS president DIRECTED the members of THIS party to walk THIS plank
the avoidance of responsibility around here is really most unleaderly-like
which is also part of the problem