Notice the reaction of the “crowd.” I believe it was Barney Frank who could only respond by taking a donut break and I’m sure to call his central banking pals to figure out ways to “off” Mr. Grayson.
Hmmm, I can just imagine the conversation… “What shall it be, Mr. Dimon, hookers?"
“No, no, that wouldn’t work, and besides we used that one last time. Call the boys at the IRS and see what they can trump up… By the way, Barney, your latest ‘contribution’ is in the mail.”
Rep. Alan Grayson attempts to Rein in the Fed's Unlimited Lending to Foreign Banks:
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