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Rep. Kaptur: Reinstate Glass-Steagall to Restore ‘Golden Age’ of American Growth

Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH), supported by Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC), testified this evening to the House Rules Committee and asked it to “set up a fair debate on reinstating the Glass-Steagall Act” in the House, to return a “healthier, more … Continue reading

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Glass-Steagall To Be Debated in House Rules Committee

East front view of the U.S. Capitol Photo: CC Martin Falbisnoer   Reps. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) and Walter Jones (R-NC) will argue Tuesday evening in the House Rules Committee for their amendment to replace the Republican Party’s Financial CHOICE Act … Continue reading

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Nomi Prins Optimistic on Glass-Steagall

In a long interview with the International Business Times, banking expert and author Nomi Prins says she is optimistic on the fight for Glass-Steagall, based on her discussions on Capitol Hill. Whereas people like Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin have no … Continue reading

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Kaptur-Jones Amendment Would Replace GOP Bill Entirely With Glass-Steagall: Get It on the Floor!

On Friday, June 2, Representatives Kaptur and Jones submitted their “Return To Prudent Banking Act” bill, HR 790, as an amendment to HR 10, the Financial Choice Act of 2017.  HR 10 is the Rep. Jeb Hensarling deregulation bill to … Continue reading

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Machinist Union’s Pres. Buffenbarger Calls for Congress to Re-Instate Glass Steagall; Build a “National TVA”

R. Thomas Buffenbarger, International President of the IAMAW (International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers), last night addressed union members in Washington, D.C., who are on Capitol Hill with policy demands this week. Speaking at the IAM Legislative Conference, he … Continue reading

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Kaptur Calls for Members to Co-sponsor H.R. 129, in Speech on House Floor

  18 Sept (LPAC) In a five-minute speech on the floor of the House during Morning Business today, Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) called for House Members to become co-sponsors of her bill to restore the Glass-Steagall Act. Given on the … Continue reading

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As Obama Crumbles, More Voices Are Heard for Glass-Steagall

Sept. 18 (LPAC)–The political and psychological meltdown of President Barack Obama is proceeding with breathtaking speed, greatly strengthening the prospects for forcing through the adoption of Glass-Steagall in the short run. Reflective of the cracks in the British Imperial power … Continue reading

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Congresswoman Kaptur: “Wall Street Greed” Led to Economic Crisis crisis

Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH), the prime sponsor of H.R. 129, “The Return to Prudent Banking Act,” has a new motivation for the bill on her Congressional website, under “Issues” — “Wall Street Reform.” She writes: Photo:kaptur.house.gov. “The 2008 financial crisis … Continue reading

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Final Week for Congress to Act: We Can Win Glass-Steagall

  “The only thing we can do, is we can take a new initiative — Do what Franklin Roosevelt did. The first thing you’ve got to do, is save the morale and inspiration of the U.S. population.  And that’s what … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Representative Marcy Kaptur Speaks on Floor of House for Glass-Steagall

Watch Congresswoman Kaptur’s speech on Glass-Steagall here Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) gave a Special Orders speech on the floor of the House of Representatives on July 23, 2013, calling on Members of Congress to co-sponsor her bill to restore Glass-Steagall … Continue reading

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