ALG's Daily Grind - Fed's $1 trillion a year subsidy to banks to continue under Yellen's watch

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Nov. 26, 2013

Fed's $1 trillion a year subsidy to banks to continue under Yellen's watch
With no filibuster, the Senate is set to rubber stamp Janet Yellen as the next Fed head, meanwhile, the American people and their representatives have no idea which banks foreign and domestic are benefitting from the Fed's $1 trillion annual subsidy.

A Life Line
Harry Reid seems to have thrown not much of a life line to Democrats.

The 17th Amendment: 100 years later
Any elementary social studies student can tell you that the Senate is the "legislative cooling saucer" and the voice of the smaller, less powerful states. Now compromised on both fronts, it is worth repeating Thomas Jefferson's query: What exactly is the purpose of the Senate?

Crudele: On false job numbers, did the White House know?
"Did White House know about fabricated and manipulated job numbers before 2012 election?"