Hi all. Today's reading centers around Elizabeth Warren and the potential that she can bring to fiscal oversight. The work that she can do if she is nominated and confirmed as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has direct impact on us.
Both articles are from AlterNet.
Elizabeth Warren and AIG: http://www.alternet.org/story/147788/elizabeth_warren_uncovered_what_the_govt._did_to_%27rescue%27_aig%2C_and_it_ain%27t_pretty?page=entire
How Elizabeth Warren as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau can protect consumers from banking overdraft abuses: http://blogs.alternet.org/speakeasy/2010/08/12/wells-fargo-overdraft-scam-makes-elizabeth-warren-more-important-than-ever/