Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Collusion Between Shareholder-Lawmakers And Banks?! Well I Never!

Legislators' Finances Tied to Bank Bailout Vote: Study

This article originally appeared on the International Business Times. Do the personal assets of congressional lawmakers affect the way they vote on federal legislation? New data says yes—at least when it comes to their votes to bail out Wall Street with hundreds of billions of taxpayer dollars. Amid the 2008 financial crisis, congressional lawmakers passed a…