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The U.S. of Orwell, "Consumer Protection" Just Another Federal Reserve Power Grab
Zero Hedge ^
| March 29, 2012
| Tyler Durden
Posted on 03/30/2012 11:09:01 AM PDT by SaveOurRepublicFromTyranny
This is truly Orwellian: the latest and greatest Executive Branch/Federal Reserve power grab is labeled "consumer protection." I am indebted to correspondent Jim S. who seems to be one of the few Americans to have actually sorted through this monstrosity and gleaned its true nature: an unprecedented extension of Executive (i.e. Imperial Presidency) and Federal Reserve power.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Constitution/Conservatism; Government; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: cfpb; doddfrank; federalreserve; orwell
Obama will have much more flexibility if he wins a second term. Most Americans can't imagine living under a totalitarian, police state. They may soon find out.
posted on 03/30/2012 11:11:30 AM PDT
They have toy’z and but so do Americans.
Ok, that sounded retarded.
They have toy’z, but so do Americans.
posted on 03/30/2012 11:30:53 AM PDT
It might not have been a bad article had they left out the shadow government bit. That just made the author sound crazy.
Best not to mix the verifiable and speculative.
posted on 03/30/2012 1:31:09 PM PDT
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posted on 03/30/2012 4:44:35 PM PDT
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