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Trump’s Treasury Pick Excelled at Kicking Elderly People Out of Their Homes
Posted on: Dec 28, 2016, Source: ProPublica
When Steven Mnuchin ran OneWest, the bank aggressively and in some cases, wrongly, foreclosed on elderly homeowners with reverse mortgages. The bank had a disproportionate share of such foreclosures.
How Fear Of Occupy Wall Street Undermined the Red Cross’ Sandy Relief Effort
Posted on: Dec 13, 2014, Source: ProPublica
Red Cross responders say there was a ban on working with the widely praised Occupy Sandy relief group because it was seen as politically unpalatable.
In HBO's "Too Big to Fail," the Heroes Are Really Zeroes
Posted on: May 25, 2011, Source: ProPublica
The movie isn't the story of how the Three Musketeers saved the global economy. It's a story of failure upon failure.
Fed Reserve's Program of "Quantitative Easing" Drives Speculation But Won't Help Working America
Posted on: Nov 18, 2010, Source: ProPublica
If private equity firms bring a money-losing company saddled with debt to market, investors are eager to snap it up. Thank the Federal Reserve.
Unreal: Banks' Created Fake Demand to Boost Profits and Yearly Bonuses
Posted on: Aug 27, 2010, Source: ProPublica
Over the last two years of the housing bubble, Wall Street bankers perpetrated one of the greatest episodes of self-dealing in financial history.
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