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jeff47 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-06-11 09:14 PM
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20. Several states have, including CA and NY
So the story is a tad optimistic that the settlement would cover all 50 states. Only way to do that would be to pass something through Congress. Which I have a very hard time seeing happening.
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  -Liberal Democrats say $25B settlement with banks is insufficient Dover  Nov-06-11 06:52 PM   #0 
  - That is OUTRAGEOUS news.  flor-de-jasmim   Nov-06-11 07:02 PM   #1 
  - Obama sells out the 99%  Bluesbreaker   Nov-06-11 09:05 PM   #19 
  - how about making everyone whole again? Oh wait. It might  roguevalley   Nov-06-11 09:22 PM   #22 
  - He's a republican...weasel....same difference.  SammyWinstonJack   Nov-07-11 09:22 AM   #35 
  - THEY ARE FUCKING THIEVES. WE NEED A PRIMARY.  woo me with science   Nov-07-11 12:59 AM   #29 
  - And the headline nastily implies that only "liberal Democrats" would find it objectionable.  woo me with science   Nov-07-11 02:46 AM   #33 
  - Why am I not surprised? nt  snappyturtle   Nov-06-11 07:04 PM   #2 
  - Obama will fix this, You'll see!  Confusious   Nov-06-11 07:07 PM   #3 
     - Just give him some time...  Xtraneous   Nov-06-11 08:24 PM   #14 
        - Don't think the majority of Americans can afford another fours yrs of  SammyWinstonJack   Nov-07-11 09:27 AM   #36 
  - The administration needs to back the fuck off on this.  Autumn   Nov-06-11 07:16 PM   #4 
  - What about the $75 trillion in derivative losses that BOA just dumped on the Fed?  TBF   Nov-06-11 07:18 PM   #5 
  - No settlement, no compromise, no slap on the wrist for those criminals  meow2u3   Nov-06-11 07:28 PM   #6 
  - who gets this $25 bil, the government or homeowners who were cheated? nt  msongs   Nov-06-11 07:29 PM   #7 
  - Steal a couple trillion, pay a few billion in penalties. What a racket. n/t  Scuba   Nov-06-11 07:39 PM   #8 
  - "Make no mistake: America's bankers have suffered enough."*  MannyGoldstein   Nov-06-11 07:50 PM   #9 
  - Settlement with the banks - not the ones who lost everything. Don't  jwirr   Nov-06-11 08:01 PM   #10 
  - Has anyone seen any other news stories about this?  Dover   Nov-06-11 08:10 PM   #11 
  - As far as what??  Angry Dragon   Nov-06-11 08:21 PM   #13 
  - From Reuters, 10/18.....  tpsbmam   Nov-06-11 08:25 PM   #15 
     - Thank you...n/t  Dover   Nov-06-11 08:52 PM   #18 
  - How the hell does anyone have any faith in this administration  hulka38   Nov-06-11 08:19 PM   #12 
  - JAIL IS THE ONLY ANSWER.  russspeakeasy   Nov-06-11 08:26 PM   #16 
  - I thought California had withdrawn from that suit.  pennylane100   Nov-06-11 08:44 PM   #17 
  - Several states have, including CA and NY  jeff47   Nov-06-11 09:14 PM   #20 
  - This is why regulation rarely works now.  JoeyT   Nov-06-11 09:16 PM   #21 
  - Heres an idea. Make the bankers pay the fine out of their own pockets rather than the banks.  cstanleytech   Nov-06-11 09:28 PM   #23 
  - Big Surprise  pmorlan1   Nov-06-11 10:17 PM   #24 
  - No jail. Slap on the wrists. They will be back it. n/t  davidwparker   Nov-06-11 10:49 PM   #25 
  - I'm thoroughly confused. Will someone please tell me once again why I should vote for the democrat?  Citizen Worker   Nov-06-11 10:59 PM   #26 
  - Because the republicans would be funding them, not fining them.  boppers   Nov-07-11 01:52 AM   #30 
  - Don't worry Obama will get rid of those dang hippie liberals and the banks will liver happily XD  pam4water   Nov-07-11 12:34 AM   #27 
  - Whew. Fairy tales do come true.  avaistheone1   Nov-07-11 12:42 AM   #28 
  - No need to distract Obama. The DNC 's been on it for a while, even when Dean headed it,  No Elephants   Nov-08-11 04:32 AM   #40 
  - They do not care about $20 Bill. What they want is the protection from criminal investigation  jtuck004   Nov-07-11 02:21 AM   #31 
  - +1000 A closer look at your links...  Dover   Nov-07-11 10:51 AM   #37 
     - These people are going to get away with HUGE crime if this goes through.  jtuck004   Nov-07-11 12:38 PM   #38 
  - Where will the proposed 25B then go? nt  CrackersMcGee   Nov-07-11 02:29 AM   #32 
  - This is why I no longer listen to, or care, what Obama says. Pretty words, ugly actions.  GOTV   Nov-07-11 08:57 AM   #34 
  - knr nt  slipslidingaway   Nov-07-11 07:57 PM   #39 
  - Kick!  sarcasmo   Nov-08-11 08:20 AM   #41 

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