Chicago mayor’s attacks on private business owners take an ugly turn.
Christopher Hayes, Washington editor for the far-left Nation magazine, offers a ringing endorsement of the thug tactics used by the Service Employees International Union and National People’s Action against Bank of America executive Gregory Baer.
You’ll recall that on his TV show Glenn Beck did a segment on the hundreds of angry, loud, purple-shirted SEIU members and [...]
On his TV show Glenn Beck railed against the thug tactics employed by the Service Employees International Union and other left-wing activists against Greg Baer, a Bank of America executive. (no video; transcript)
This is what happened: hundreds of angry, loud, purple-shirted SEIU members and National People’s Action activists showed up at Baer’s house in Maryland. They caused a ruckus, [...]
As I’ve written, ACORN is not dead. ACORN is not even dying. It is merely transforming itself into something else and laying low until the coast is clear.
Most of the news media has been slow to catch on to this hoax-in-progress.
So it’s not surprising that an ugly in-your-face protest of Bank of America in St. [...]
Although it’s been three decades, I can still remember that phone conversation as if it was yesterday. I called to surprise an old high school friend, we were back in town. The voice on the other end was slightly hurried and nervous, “Oh what timing! I’m glad you called when you did. The phone is [...]
Report: Bernanke, Paulson misled on bailouts
Monday, October 5, 2009
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke and former Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson Jr. misled the public about the financial weakness of Bank of America and other early recipients of the government’s $700 billion Wall Street bailout, creating “unrealistic expectations” about the companies and damaging the [...]