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Sen. Warren slams Dems on Bank Legislaton

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is right to slam fellow Dems for their political cowardice.  Wall Street has been rolling US presidents, senators, and congressmen for two centuries.  Anyone remember all that?  Anyone read US history anymore? Or ever?  The Hill has a to the point story on the matter".

"Liberal Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is calling out fellow Democrats by name for backing what she is panning as the “Bank Lobbyist Act” and it’s not sitting well with colleagues up for reelection in November.

Senate Democrats facing potentially tough races in states that President Trump won in 2016 are eager to show voters they can work with Republicans to get things done.

They find it galling that Warren is blowing the whistle on a vote they took this week to begin debate on legislation rolling back part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act."...

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