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Nearly 600,000 Sign for Glass-Steagall; Petitions Delivered to U.S. Senate

Petitions signed by nearly 600,000 American citizens, calling for Senate action on the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act, were delivered yesterday afternoon to the bill’s primary sponsor, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), as well as all other United States Senators, asking them … Continue reading

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AFL-CIO Backed Demcratic Coalition Begins Push for Glass-Steagall

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) stated in a public meeting in Massachusetts last week that when Congress reconvenes (Monday), she and others would begin a major push to pass Glass-Steagall. Today, Americans for Financial Reform (AFR), a Democratic Coalition group formed … Continue reading

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D.C. think tank Event Highlights Danger of New Financial Crash

An event on shadow banking, sponsored by the Americans for Financial Reform and the Economic Policy Institute, held Nov. 22 in Washington, DC, featured a number of top economic officials, including from the Fed, Treasury, and IMF, documenting the fact … Continue reading

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Warren Says Time To Take On Wall Street with Glass-steagall Is Now

Senator Elizabeth Warren woke up an academic conference in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, with an urgent call for action on her and other Senators’ Glass-Steagall bill, saying, “It’s time to act”, in what the American Banker disapprovingly reported was “a fiery … Continue reading

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Discussion of Glass-Steagall Is Everywhere!

The explosion of articles on Glass-Steagall is a product of the LaRouche movement’s battle to save the nation, seen also in the fact that the latest LaRouchePAC video, “Glass-Steagall: Wall Street’s Permanent Bank Holiday,” is rapidly being picked up and … Continue reading

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