Black People : A Chicago Daley? in the White House?

Discussion in 'Black People Open Forum' started by Ankhur, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. Ankhur

    Ankhur Well-Known Member MEMBER

    Oct 4, 2009
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    owner of various real estate concerns
    Here is one layer of the onion,
    an appointee from the notorious Daley family

    as chief of staff

    .ARI BERMAN: Well, it was a little surreal to see not only the Chamber, but also Karl Rove, praise Obama’s pick for chief of staff. ,

    he advised the Chamber on financial deregulation before the economic crisis, and once the economic crisis happened, he actually pushed to gut the Consumer Financial Protection

    AMY GOODMAN: You quote AFL-CIO former head, John Sweeney, once saying that Daley stood "squarely on the opposite side of working families."

    ARI BERMAN: Yeah, and that was in response to Daley pushing hard to normalize trade relations with China, in a similar way that he had pushed very hard to pass NAFTA. He was the main architect of NAFTA. And Al Gore basically gave him all the credit for pushing NAFTA and then for pushing China

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