So Much For 60; Get (Back) To Work

This one goes out to Martha Coakley and the Democrats. You guys fought hard and gave it your best shot. Take a moment and recuperate to the soothing tones of this song. I'll wait. What, you actually expected me to pat you on the back for a job well done? STFU and get back to work, ya whiners! Digby over at Hullabaloo said (before last night's loss) that she's pessimistic that the Coakley loss...

Bernanke "Invites" Full GAO Review Of Fed's AIG Actions

Amazing what a little pressure can do, isn't it?In a letter to Gene Dodaro, director of the Government Accountability Office and acting U.S. comptroller general, Bernanke said the Fed would make available "all records and personnel necessary" if the GAO undertook such a review....Bernanke's letter came after the House passed a bill that would grant new authority to extensively audit the Fed and...