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    And Now A Clever Bit Of Volcker Rule Lobbying

    You can – but shouldn’t – read some overheated complaints about how bankster lobbying weakened the Volcker Rule from I guess its platonic form of “anyone who does anything that, in hindsight, looks sort of like prop trading, will be shot.”* One problem with that is that it rests on a somewhat crude theory of […]

    / Feb 23, 2012 at 7:04 PM
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    Do Hedge Funds Have Chuck Schumer in Their Back Pockets?

    That’s basically the contention of Washington Examiner columnist Timothy Carney, who pins his thesis on a former Schumer staffer who went on to lobby for the hedge fund and private equity industries.

    / May 26, 2010 at 11:30 AM

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