Less than the Least

Entries from Less than the Least tagged with 'consumer protection'

Elizabeth Warren?--Skeel

The question whether President Obama will nominate Elizabeth Warren to head up the new consumer bureau has gotten so interesting I can’t resist another post. Here are some things I suspect the President is thinking about:Reasons to pick Warren: 1) the...

The Dodd Bill--Skeel

The Dodd Bill—the financial reform package currently under consideration in the Senate—is a sterling illustration of the old cliché that sometimes it's worse to miss by an inch than a mile. The provisions for handling large financial institution failures have progressed...