Tagged with Banks

WALL STREET JOURNAL | Government Right in Pursuing Bear

October 18, 2012 — Letter to the Editor of the Wall Street Journal by Phil Angelides — Your Oct. 8 editorial “Biting the Bank That Saved You” misses the mark in criticizing the lawsuit alleging mortgage securities fraud brought by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman against J.P. Morgan. That action rightly seeks redress for allegedly improper … Continue reading

EIN NEWS | Break Up The Banks

Break Up The Banks July 16, 2012 – By Joe Rothstein, Editor, EINNEWS.com ”I find myself increasingly seeing the wisdom of Thomas Jefferson’s statement in 1816 that, “banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.” The speaker was Phil Angelides, longtime California business leader, former state treasurer and chair of the bipartisan commission set up … Continue reading