Statements about Financial Regulation

"In Rhode Island today, 25 percent of our households either don't have a bank account at all, or they have a bank account and they're still relying on high-cost financial services like payday loans, pawn shop check cashing and so on."

U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse "rewarded Wall Street executives with millions in bonuses."

"Minimum wage = $16,000/year CEO-Goldman Sachs (Lloyd Blankfein) $16,000/Hour."

"Foster children are disproportionately victims of identity theft."

"As Washington debates cracking down on the big Wall Street banks, I’ve passed legislation that does so."

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