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Sep 23, 2009

Weekly Audit: Obama's economic hits and misses

Zach Carter
Media Consortium Blogger
Eight months after President Obama was sworn into office, the foreclosure epidemic is even more dire and no laws have been passed to rein in Wall Street.
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Sep 8, 2009

Weekly Audit: Cheating workers and pampering CEOs

TMC MediaWire Blogger
Zach Carter
A new study conducted by a team of academics reveals that the majority of workers at the bottom of the economic ladder have been shorted on their paychecks as recently as last week.
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Sep 1, 2009

Weekly Audit: Four more years of Bailout Ben

TMC MediaWire Blogger
Zach Carter
After Ben Bernanke allowed an $8 trillion housing bubble to ravage the global economy and nearly destroy the U.S. financial system, President Barack Obama has decided he deserves another term.
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Aug 25, 2009

Weekly Audit: EFCA, tax cheats and the racial wealth gap

TMC MediaWire Blogger
Zach Carter
The U.S. economy may finally be bottoming out. But if the worst is really behind us, we are likely facing a painful period of “growth” that looks very much like the present.
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Jul 21, 2009

Weekly Audit: Bigger than 'too big to fail'

Zach Carter
Now that trillions of taxpayer dollars have been pumped through the financial system, Wall Street giants JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs are reporting record profits -- and giving out record bonuses.
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