Biggest do nothing Congress in recent memory so let's reward them with a raise. [more]
12/22/12 still here ;p I wonder how many were in bunkers at this time.
So today Boehner comes out and says the House will pass a bill that keeps the Bush tax cuts for 99.81% of the people and if it doesn't get enacted into law President Obama will be the one responsible for the greatest tax hike in history. [more]
The dearth of any meaningful prosecutions involving the mortgage and financial scandal speaks volumes in how the game really is rigged against the Average Joe. All you ever hear from the regulators is how hard it is to prove. Well first, at least try. Let the juries decide. And second then go back to Congress and have them change the laws. They won't even bother going after Jon Corzine, though how about bringing civil actions instead? [more]