Archive for the ‘Treasury’ Category

Is Our Treasury and Economy Now Overly Corrupted By Politics?

May 3, 2009

Treasury Department staffers now scurry around because “Rahm wants it.”

Say that again?  The man that said “Never let a good crisis go to waste” is using this good crisis for what?  Obama’s gain: I mean, Rahm Emanuel’s only boss in these United States is Barack Obama — and not the people.  Rahm was elected White House Chief of Staff by only one man.

Related:
Obama Must Be Lonely At The Top

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From The Wall Street Journal

On Jan. 20, Timothy Geithner took control of the Treasury Department, directing the government’s response to the financial crisis.

Within three weeks, the White House tightened its grip, alarmed by the poor reaction to Mr. Geithner’s performance during the rollout of his rescue plan, government officials say. Since then, White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel has been so involved in the workings of the Treasury that “Rahm wants it” has become an unofficial mantra among some at the Treasury, according to government officials.

Read the rest:
http://online.wsj.com/article/S
B124113406528875137.html

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The White House Involved in All Our Lives All the Time?

Change your tires regularly, wear a condom, avoid Puerto Vallarta — this administration is certainly looking out for the American people.

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Nanny State?
The Pre-School President