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."
"Sheldon Whitehouse [got] a secret closed-door briefing, warning of the [2008 economic] crash."
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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