Post Tagged with: "FDIC"

February 17, 2013 18:05

Obama: Profiling for me, but not for thee

Put another way, “White Males Need Not Apply.”

July 23, 2012 04:08

Dodd-Frankenstein bill strangling economy

“consumers will experience tight credit, higher fees, and fewer service innovations. Job creation will suffer.” … “financial firms of all sizes are shelling out hundreds of millions of dollars for regulatory compliance officers and attorneys rather than making loans for new homes and businesses.”

December 7, 2010 05:34

Some big corporation government corruption ties ok with Democrats

Dem shills Olberman, Maddow and NY Times ignore unfolding scandal involving how GE CEO used his high-level Obama Administration connections to collect billions of dollars from the Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).

October 4, 2010 05:21

Maxine Waters Triggers FDIC Probe – Barney Frank involved

An ethics investigation into Rep. Maxine Waters (D.-Calif.) has found that “connections to prominent people” were a consideration in giving millions of TARP dollars to an unqualified failing bank in which her husband was heavily invested.

September 1, 2010 07:36

10% of US banks at risk for seizure

FBN’s Connell McShane on the FDIC putting over 10% of U.S. banks on its ‘problem list.’

July 20, 2010 04:17

FDIC betting big money on housing recovery

FDIC keeps equity interest and loans funds to developer ‘partners’. While the strategy entails greater risk if real estate prices fall or don’t rise as much as hoped, agency officials say it offers a better chance to replenish their deposit insurance fund — which was overdrawn by almost $21 billion as of the end of the first quarter — than sales for cash. More than 260 banks have failed since 2007.

May 17, 2010 09:58

Questions arise about White House ties to failed Chicago bank

The story about the bailout attempt of ShoreBank first began breaking last Thursday night. The FDIC was demanding that the bank have $125 million in investments by Friday, but discussions to bail out the bank, which has close ties to both senior members of the Obama Administration, as well as the Clinton family, went deep into the weekend as Chicago politicians scrambled to save the bank.

April 28, 2010 05:20

The President’s Permanent TARP Bailout Socialism Bill

President Obama’s so-called Financial Regulatory Reform bill institutionalizes permanent TARP bailout authority across the entire financial sector, indeed, for any company that can be deemed involved in financial activity of any sort. Washington is operating today as if we have been conquered by a foreign power that has suspended our democracy and doesn’t care what the American people think.

March 4, 2010 01:10

Is Obama Trying To Bankrupt America?

Inquiring minds want to know: Is Obama trying to bankrupt America? One short year ago, asking this this question would have guaranteed my inclusion among the ranks of right-wing nuts and/or conspiracy theorists. Today, it is a serious question being asked by Neal Boortz, Rush Limbaugh and many other leadng conservatives. Here’s why.