You won't believe this (well, yes you probably will). From The Hill on Friday: With little fanfare, the House quickly voted Friday to repeal a financial transparency requirement for senior government officials, which was part of a much-heralded government transparency bill last year. Members passed S. 716 by unanimous consent, with no debate and [...]
Obama, in his own words.
It is so disappointing to realize that the Obama Administration, with all of its promises of transparency, has failed to deliver to "We the People." Granted, this is a difficult task, but it doesn't look like a priority any more for our Administration. Timothy P. Carney reported last week in the Washington Examiner that "Obama eliminated [...]
Referring to the recently enacted Financial Reform Bill, President Obama said It will finally bring transparency to the kinds of complex and risky transactions that helped trigger the financial crisis. Really? Then what’s up with this? So much for transparency. Under a little-noticed provision of the recently passed financial-reform legislation, the Securities and Exchange Commission [...]