25 Jun '11, 12am

Republicans Can't Block A Warren Appointment | Care2 Causes

Republicans Can't Block A Warren Appointment | Care2 Causes

Republicans in DC and across the nation may be engaged in a collective game of chicken when it comes to crippling the economy but they seem dead set on permanently disabling the ability of middle class Americans to protect themselves against the most aggressive and predatory forces of Wall Street. Case in point, the nomination of Elizabeth Warren to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Republicans have been gunning for Warren from the start, and the reason is simple. Her warnings of Wall Street excess and fraudulent, criminal conduct started well before the bubble burst in 2008. Plainspoken and tough as nails Warren is perhaps the most dangerous woman in Washington because she can speak truth to power in a way that resonates with Americans outside the DC beltway. Which is exactly why she has Republicans so scared. For those following the Warren saga, and i...

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