TITLE

Obama's Regulatory Overkill

AUTHOR(S)
Lambro, Donald
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Human Events;4/26/2010, Vol. 66 Issue 15, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on federal regulatory controls planned by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama. According to the author, the legislation that the government aims to introduce attempts to cover the country's entire financial infrastructure with endless taxpayer bailouts as a main feature. It also mentions the fraud charges filed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission against Goldman Sachs to exert more controls over the larger financial community.
ACCESSION #
50169924

 

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