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The plot to kill consumer protection
In Washington, this only makes them dangerous. In June, the House GOP passed the Financial Choice Act. It rolls back many of the provisions enacted to prevent the reckless behavior that provoked the 2008 financial crisis. The “choice,” in this case ... read more
Close the backdoor to violating our constitutional rights
The Congress will soon have the choice of either reining in government abuses of surveillance powers or perpetuating them. With Section 702 of the 2008 FISA Amendments Act set to expire on Dec. 31, civil liberties advocates are making a needed push for ... read more
The Feds have used new rules restricting Payday Lenders. Will they help or harm consumers?
CHOICE, which stands for Creating Hope and Opportunity for Investors ... “Ohio's community banks and credit unions - who had zero responsibility for the 2008 crash – have been disproportionately burdened by Dodd-Frank, affecting their ability to ... read more
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Who should run the Fed next
After the 2008 mortgage bust, this “lowflation” was unsurprising ... How does this central-bank uncertainty relate to the choice of Fed chairman? The White House should want someone who is open to the view that inflation-targeting has reached the ... read more
13 On Your Sidelines: Vote for the MVP week 8
locking up their first playoff trip since 2008. Four candidates, all deserving, but the choice is up to you. Voting is available in the box below until Thursday, Oct. 19 at 9 a.m. We'll announce the winner Friday night on 13 On Your Sidelines. read more
How small is too small? The uncertain fate of Madagascar’s forest fragments
“It’s either small or nothing” “Bigger is always better,” Chris Birkinshaw, lead botanist for MBG’s Madagascar Program, told Mongabay, “but sometimes you don’t have the choice ... they’d planted between 2008 and 2013, and nine hectares ... read more
What A Lick Of Lipstick Can Tell Us About The World
"Perhaps it's the lipstick effect as we might have called it back in the recession (of 2008)." It's been observed that spending ... identifying female culprits by lipreading and colour codes. The choice to put colour in our lives remains our responsibility. read more
This Revelation About The Dark Knight Will Change the Way You See Heath Ledger's Joker
Heath Ledger's performance in 2008's The Dark Knight as the Joker is almost as legendary as the Batman villain himself. From the horrifying choice in makeup, which vastly differed from previous onscreen iterations of the character, to his unique mannerisms ... read more
The Widow’s Mite: Look What You Made Me Do
That when the choice is between our comfort and the church ... The people forced out of their homes in 2008 lost more than the bankers who lost jobs–and none of them went to debtors prison. The swamp wasn’t drained and the states who voted 70% or ... read more
Factbox: Who will Trump pick to lead the Federal Reserve?
(For a graphic on the next chair of the Federal Reserve, click tmsnrt.rs/2yqJh2I) He faces a choice between two continuity candidates ... to unwind its bond portfolio bought after the 2008 financial crisis The trust of the White House and many ... read more