Monthly Archives: February 2013

Mr. Barofsky Versus Treasury, the Fed and the Ratings Agencies

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book “BAILOUT: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street” by Neil Barofsky from the Afterword on page 230 and I quote: “As a result, the market … Continue reading

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Since I Stepped Down From SIGTARP

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book “BAILOUT; An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street” by Neil Barofsky form the afterword on page 226 and I quote: “In the year since I … Continue reading

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Serious Limitations of Dodd-Frank Bill

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book “BAILOUT: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street” by Neil Barofsky from Chapter 12 from page 216 and I quote: “I decided that before stepping … Continue reading

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Great Day For SIGTARP

The following is an excellent excerpt form the book “BAILOUT: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street” by Neil Barofsky from Chapter 9 on page 170 and I quote: “Shortly after the oversight meeting … Continue reading

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Foaming the Runway

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book “BAILOUT; An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street” by Neil Barofsky from Chapter 8 on page 138 and I quote: “On March 14, 2009, the … Continue reading

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A Rash of Misconduct and Criminal Activity

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book BAILOUT: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street” By Neil Barofsky from Chapter 7 on page 133 and I quote: “The hurried rollout of HAMP … Continue reading

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By Wall Street For Wall Street

The following is an excellent excerpt from the book BAILOUT: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street” by Neil Barofsky from Chapter 7 on page 128 and I quote: “As I tried to draw … Continue reading

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