Features related to bank regulation

  • May 11, 2015

    If women were in charge of banking regulation, could they save us from the Wall Street cowboys who crashed the global financial system? Continue reading

  • February 12, 2013 | BillBoard

    Why are Senate Republicans doing everything they can to cripple the already-successful Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? Continue reading

  • February 1, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    The journalist explains how our government — fearing another economic calamity — lets big banks off the hook for detestable behavior. Continue reading

  • December 7, 2012 | Blog
    Missed deadlines and Congressional hearings put more speed bumps in the road to implementation for the Volcker Rule.
  • October 26, 2012
    Barofsky describes some unscrupulous practices he found at the Home Affordable Modification Program, or HAMP, and his efforts to reform the program
  • October 15, 2012 | Blog
    Wall Street was firmly behind Obama in 2008 -- but this year, the employees of many big banks such as Goldman Sachs have defected to Romney.
  • September 11, 2012 | Moyers Moments

    The veteran bank regulator describes how fraud and deceit caused the country’s economic meltdown, which got its start four years ago this week. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2012 | Moyers & Company

    Financial expert Sheila Bair talks about about the lawlessness of our banking system and the prognosis for meaningful reform. Continue reading

  • June 29, 2012 | Blog

    What do you get when you combine Mitt Romney, expensive horseflesh, fancy dinners and a financial scandal in the City of London? Continue reading

  • April 5, 2012 | Moyers & Company

    Volcker defends the rule — now under siege — that he says aims to end conflicts of interest between bankers and their customers. Continue reading