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

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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

senate.gov/legislative/LI…
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.
washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2…
Chris Dodd, whose name is on the bill that created the CFPB, told the NYT “Mr. Biden, as vice president, was not necessarily a central player in the passage process”
nytimes.com/2015/08/31/us/…
Financial regulation isn’t just about the CFPB. When Obama was trying to GUT a big chunk of Dodd-Frank, @ewarren & @repmaxinewaters fought it with everything they had. While Obama was making calls at the same time as the CEO of Chase to deregulate!
washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2…
The gutting of swaps pushout was LITERALLY WRITTEN BY @Citi lobbyists (70/85 lines). The Obama Admin pushed this rollback.

@ewarren went to the Senate floor to fight, doing what banks beg Senators not to do: say their name.

She said their name 32 times
Even Obama saw Biden’s record as a potential liability when he chose him as a running mate. Because his record was standing up for the banks AGAINST consumer protections, something @ewarren fought him on nytimes.com/2015/08/31/us/…
While @ewarren‘s led the charge to cancel student debt, the bankruptcy bill Joe Biden championed further tweaked the bankruptcy code — to ensure that NO STUDENT DEBT could be erased in bankruptcy unless there’s “undue hardship” — a near IMPOSSIBLE standard business.time.com/2012/02/09/why…
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