Wall Street

Tea Party Populism Is Dead. The GOP Is Back in Bed With Wall Street.
October 30, 2014

Big banks are preparing for a big party next week.

Eric Holder's Biggest Failure
Wall Street ruined the economy. Obama's AG let them off too easy.
September 25, 2014

Don't forget that the attorney general's biggest failing hurts all of us. 

Gay-Marriage Hero David Boies Has an Infuriating New Cause
The Prop. 8 lawyer is helping a former Wall Street CEO sue the U.S., and it's costing taxpayers a fortune
September 24, 2014

He's helping the despicable former CEO of AIG sue the government. 

Eric Cantor's New Wall Street Job Isn't Paying Him What He's Really Worth
September 02, 2014

Let's face it, he's earned himself way more than a $1.6 million signing bonus.

Wrecking an Economy Means Never Having to Say You're Sorry
Why Wall Street should be thrilled with the government's billion-dollar settlements
August 20, 2014

They're getting a slap on the wrist when twhat they deserve is a jail sentence.

Ignore the Naysayers: Dodd-Frank Reforms Are Finally Paying Off
July 22, 2014

This past year has seen four major wins on financial reform.

4 Charts Showing the Rift Between Business Republicans and the GOP
July 01, 2014

They agree on most issues, but when it comes to corporate power, Wall St. and immigration reform, they're far apart.

Dave Brat's Win Over Eric Cantor Exposed the Unholy Tea Party-Wall Street Alliance
June 12, 2014

Eric Cantor's loss was a much-needed clarifying moment. Here's why.

The Hedge-Funders Who Complain About Creeping Socialism Are Somehow Still Getting Richer
You can still make billions even if you can't beat the S&P
May 06, 2014

Somehow, despite Obama, and despite getting beaten by the S&P, the top 25 still raked in $21.15 billion. Which is 50 percent more than last year.

"I Feel Such Despair at How the Government Responded to the Financial Crisis"
A conversation with Michael Lewis
April 23, 2014

In an interview, the 'Moneyball' author talks about Wall Street, his changing politics, and the French Marxist who's competing with him on the bestseller list.