Blog on the Run: Reloaded

Wednesday, July 22, 2009 8:26 pm

535 members of Congress …

Filed under: I want my money back. — Lex @ 8:26 pm
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… and approximately one of them appears to be working in the best interests of the taxpayer at the moment: my current political hero, Rep. Alan Grayson of Florida:

Tyler Durden of Zero Hedge calls the play-by-play:

  • At minute 1:30, Bernanke can’t say which financial institutions got the money.
  • At minute 3:19, Bernanke says that the 30% rise in the dollar which took place at the same time as the Federal Reserve lent out $500B to foreign central banks was just a coincidence.
  • At minute 3:45, Bernanke and Grayson discuss the Constitutional basis for the Federal Reserve lending a half a trillion dollars to foreigners

1 Comment

  1. Hear, hear! (And he sounds like Joe Swanson).

    Comment by Roch101 — Thursday, July 23, 2009 8:24 am @ 8:24 am

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