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Thursday, November 19, 2009

Financial Legislation Heads toward Finish Line


“As lawmakers on Capitol Hill inch closer toward overhauling the nation’s fractured financial regulatory system, each hour of debate, each tweak of legal language, each tedious roll call carries the potential to generate colossal changes in the relationship between Washington and Wall Street.” (Washington Post, Thursday)

But it’s not the relationship we need.

FEE Timely Classic
“Regulation Will Stop Future Madoffs? It Just Ain’t So!” by Chidem Kurdas


  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.