If you find that kind of stuff interesting, also check out this article and timeline from Public Opinion Online, some comments on that article from The Virginian. And remember as you read that Connecticut's senior senator, Chris Dodd, made sizeable contributions to the"success" of the CRA, the lack of appropriate regulation in the industry, and ultimately the collapse of our economy.
Friday, February 6, 2009
The American Spectator has a good article in the February issue that walks you through the beginnings of the mortgage market crisis that has contributed so heavily to the floundering economy. Here's the intro, but take five or ten minutes and read the whole thing: