Operation Choke Point: Obama Administration Uses FDIC Intimidation on Unfavorable Businesses

Operation Choke Point: Eric Holder’s Department of Justice conducted Operation Choke Point by using informal guidance language to manipulate the FDIC into intimidating banks and third-party payment processors to drop services to whole categories of businesses the Obama administration disfavors, such as online arms and ammunition sellers, gold and silver dealers, tobacconists, and payday lenders. […]

Clinton Whitewater Scandal Breaks with a Story in the NY Times which provided Just Enough Information to Spark the Interest of an Investigator Looking into a Connected Scam

A March 8, 1992 New York Times article published during the U.S. presidential campaign reported that the Clintons, then governor and first lady of Arkansas, had invested and lost money in the Whitewater Development Corporation. The article stimulated the interest of L. Jean Lewis, a Resolution Trust Corporation investigator who was looking into the failure of […]

The Banking Act of 1935 Signed by FDR Extends Federal Reserve Board Terms to 14 Yrs & Repeals Glass-Steagall Clause to Allow Stock Exchange Trade While Serving

The Banking Act of 1935, which greatly increased Roosevelt’s power over the nation’s finances, was an integral part of the legislation by which he proposed to extend his reign in the United States. It was not opposed by the people as was the National Recovery Act, because it was not so naked an infringement of […]