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Rep. #TulsiGabbard Votes Against Bailing Out Wall Street Banks
Date: Dec. 11, 2014
voted against the FY 2015 omnibus spending bill, citing "once again serve #WallStreet & the big banks at the expense of the American taxpayer."
The bill passed by 219-206.…👈
"There are Two Kinds of People Serving in Congress--those who are here to serve the interests of the American people, & those who are here to serve the interests of the #BigBanks & #WallStreet speculators"~Rep #TulsiGabbard Floor Speech
Date: Dec 11, 2014…
Rep #TulsiGabbard Votes to Protect Consumers & Hold Big Banks Accountable
Date: Oct. 30, 2013
Tulsi Gabbard voted against a bill that would weaken consumer protections against risky bank practices
The bill passed the House by a vote of 292-122…👈
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I think what you meant to say is that @ewarren might’ve stayed a Harvard law professor if Joe Biden didn’t DEREGULATE THE BANKS and help cause the financial crisis

Biden voted for Gramm-Leach-Bliley, a bill that put the final nail in the coffin of #GlassSteagall (the law separating casino banking from boring banking, something @ewarren has long fought to revive) and led to MASSIVE consolidation by the banks…
Obama/Biden wouldn’t have gotten one of their most important and lasting achievements, that they brag about CONSTANTLY, without HER.

She first proposed the idea in 2007, and was absolutely CENTRAL to its rollout.…
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