Statements about Financial Regulation
Some "20,000 Delphi salaried retirees lost up to 70 percent of their pensions" as a result of "political favoritism and backroom deals."
Wall Street megabanks that received bailouts in 2009 now get taxpayer-funded advantages not available to community banks in Ohio.
Says Jim Renacci has "consistently voted" for loopholes that "encourage outsourcing of our jobs."
The Affordable Care Act "will likely go down as the biggest tax increase in history."
"Fireworks have never been safer, and their use continues to increase each year."
Richard Cordray’s nomination to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau marks the first time in Senate history "that a political party has blocked a nomination of someone because they didn't like the construction of the agency."
"The Fed created $1.2 trillion out of nothing, gave it to banks, and some of them foreign banks, so that they could stabilize their operations."
"Six institutions in our country now control two thirds of the capital."
Says that the new financial services law requires 358 regulatory filings.
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