“They’re totally freaked out about Volcker,” said a Goldman lobbyist who declined to speak on the record for fear of losing the contract. “People are working on that a lot, with agency staff, with lawmakers, you name it.”…”Before the crisis, Goldman was basically non-existent in Washington,” said a former Congressional staffer who now works as a policy analyst at a Wall Street bank. “Post-crisis, Goldman is everywhere.” [Reuters]

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  1. Posted by derp | May 4, 2011 at 6:49 PM


  2. Posted by Dealbreaker 4 Eva! | May 4, 2011 at 7:02 PM

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  3. Posted by Homosaurus | May 4, 2011 at 7:09 PM

    GS had a small lobbying effort before the crisis because they were the government…. That has changed slightly. Anti-semites.

  4. Posted by Guest | May 4, 2011 at 7:12 PM

    “Goldman lobbyist” = random guy who overheard something at Starbucks.

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    Sounds like the just heard footsteps

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