The Plum Line: Wall Street


Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 12/16/2013

How Democrats can stop financial sector abuse

It’s not too late for Obama to get tough on Wall Street.

By Ryan Cooper  |  03:13 PM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wall Street

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Elizabeth Warren and the future of the Democratic Party

By Greg Sargent  |  02:11 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wall Street

Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 11/06/2013

A new populist direction for the Democratic Party?

There are scattered signs of it, but there’s still a lot more to be done.

By Ryan Cooper  |  02:48 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Democrats, Wall Street

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 10/23/2013

The JPMorgan settlement: A sign of Dems’ new economic populism?

There is real electoral wealth for Dems in a serious stand for Wall Street accountability.

By Ryan Cooper  |  12:16 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wall Street

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 04/25/2013

A left-right populist alliance against the big banks?

Senator Sherrod Brown, who is pushing a "too big to fail" measure along with Senator David Vitter, is cautiously optimistic that a broad coalition can coalesce behind the legislation.

By Greg Sargent  |  01:01 PM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wall Street

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 01/08/2013

Senator Elizabeth Warren gears up

Her castigation of AIG is noteworthy for its populist tone and suggests her crusade for Wall Street accountability will continue in the Senate.

By Greg Sargent  |  01:22 PM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Elizabeth Warren, Senate, Wall Street