Tag: wall street reform

Rep. Gwen Moore: GOP continues assault on Dodd-Frank

Congresswoman Gwen Moore (D-Wisc.) comments on a new Republican bill aimed at dismantling the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform.

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Bernie Sanders winning support for Wall Street reform plan

The Wall Street reform plan of Democratic Party presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has the backing of 170 economists and financial experts.

Webb pushes financial regulatory reform

Sen. Jim Webb, D-Va., a member of the Joint Economic Committee, called on federal regulators to implement strong reforms to prevent high-risk investing from again endangering the national economy. Sen. Webb joined 17 other senators in submitting comments to the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) yesterday to ensure that proprietary trading restrictions of the Restoring […]

Mark Warner: Every Virginian has a stake in Wall Street reforms

Our nation will take an important step forward today to bring greater accountability to Wall Street and provide greater security to folks on Main Street. Every Virginian has a stake in the comprehensive financial reform legislation that becomes law today. Eighteen months ago, our nation was on the verge of an economic catastrophe. Many families […]

Frank Knapp Jr.: Restoring balance between Wall Street and Main Street

Column by Frank Knapp Jr. Submit guest columns: freepress2@ntelos.net   The South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce and small business organizations and owners across this country want Wall Street Reform. But you wouldn’t know that from the attention the media gives to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which […]