Sens. Ted Cruz and Elizabeth Warren proved during the cromnibus debate that they are both more interested in partisan grandstanding than in good governance.
AIG's chief compares the perceived persecution of highly paid workers on Wall Street to the actual persecution of African Americans in the Jim Crow South.
Washington remains content to let Wall Street banks stay "out of control."
At first glance, the British bank HSBC's agreement to pay $1.9 billion to settle a money-laundering probe seems like very good news, but the background to the settlement is more worrying.