Tax the Speculators
While millions of ordinary families are still suffering the effects of the global economic crisis, it’s fat bonus time again on Wall Street. The top 25 banks doled out a record $135.5 billion in pay last year.
Executives are back to their old gambling tricks to line their pockets while raising the risk of more dangerous financial bubbles.
Congress needs to do more to crack down on the speculation that lines executives’ pockets while raising the risk of more dangerous financial bubbles.
Act now! Tell your member of Congress to support the Investing in our Future Act of 2011 to put an end to rampant financial speculation.