Originally published 11/05/2013
The best of web commentary on the legacy of the thirty-fifth president.
Originally published 12/15/2016
Dodd-Frank makes it less possible for the big banks to push us into tilted arbitration when the banks act like Wells Fargo. It’s an equalizer for the little consumer dealing with the big banks. Without it, we’re at their mercy.
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