With the amount of news stories that were dumped upon us yesterday, it is impossible to pick just one to highlight for your consumption. So, instead, I found this one that is just an also-ran that no one will pay attention to, but which demonstrates the effectiveness of the work that Elizabeth Warren did in getting and pushing a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau agency established and running. There are so many instances and examples of corporations who just run rough-shod over us, that it takes a federal agency to push these abuses back. No private business could ever do this:
Thursday, December 18, 2014
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I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
-- H.L. Mencken