After all of the money that Wall St. gave to hisÂ re-election campaign & paying for his inaugeration, this is the least that Obama could do for Wall St. In the interim, WTF happened to Main St. & jobs? With friends like Obama in the White House, & Harry Reid in the Senate, who needs enemies?
The Standard & Poor's 500 index today closed above 1,500 for the first time since the start of the Great Recession in 2007, lifted by strong earnings from Procter & Gamble and StarbucksThe S&P 500 rose 8.14 points to 1,502.96. It was the eighth straight gain, the longest winning streak since November 2004.
FOCUS: Matt Taibbi | Obama Puts Fox In Charge of Henhouse
Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone
Taibbi writes: "Couldn't they have found someone who wasn't a key figure in one of the most notorious scandals to hit the SEC in the past two decades?"