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serious reckoning for those who gamed the system is a win-win

Frank Rich writes in the New York Times

~~~”… Both as policy and politics, a serious reckoning for those who gamed the system is a win-win.

Yet the fear that the Obama administration is protecting its friends persists.

On the same morning that Rubin testified last week, Eamon Javers of Politico wrote about his continued influence on his many acolytes in the White House.

That includes Geithner, whom Rubin talked with repeatedly in the weeks before the president released his financial regulatory reform proposal last June.

Americans still waiting on Main Street for the recovery that lifted Wall Street once invested their hopes in Obama.

Getting the new era of responsibility only 70 percent right won’t do....” ~~~