Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission

NEW RESEARCH: HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE MEMBERS RECEIVED NEARLY $70 MILLION FROM WALL STREET INTERESTS

The House Financial Service Committee is holding a hearing today on the findings of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission. Here are short fundraising profiles of three key committee members, based on new research released today by Public Campaign Action Fund:
 

The "Big Four" Banks Have Spent More Than $170 Million Since 2000 Influencing Politicians

A Huffington Post story today details the huge amount of campaign cash and lobbying expenses that have been doled out by the "Big Four" banks since 2000. The CEO's of the banks are appearing before the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission today to discuss the financial industry collapse.