Barack Obama, our next President

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Leadville Lou

Broomfield, CO

#895909 Apr 30, 2013
Jane Says wrote:
What could go wrong? Obama asks banks to offer risky loans
PoliticsWhat could go wrong? Obama asks banks to offer risky loans
By: David Harsanyi
4/3/2013 10:45 AM
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Print89According to the Washington Post, the Obama administration is pushing big banks to make more home loans available to Americans with bad credit – the same kind of government guidance that helped blow up the housing market:
In response, administration officials say they are working to get banks to lend to a wider range of borrowers by taking advantage of taxpayer-backed programs — including those offered by the Federal Housing Administration — that insure home loans against default.
Housing officials are urging the Justice Department to provide assurances to banks, which have become increasingly cautious, that they will not face legal or financial recriminations if they make loans to riskier borrowers who meet government standards but later default.
Think about this statement. The administration is asking banks – banks that Washington bails out; banks that Washington crafts regulations for — to embrace risky policies that put the institution and its investors (not to mention, all of us) in a precarious position. So precarious, in fact, that banks have to ask government if they can be freed of any legal or financial consequences.
Not that they have much choice. Since the housing crash, Washington, as the Post points out,“has shaped most of the housing market, insuring between 80 percent and 90 percent of all new loans.”
And I have no doubt that demanding banks make more loans available to folks with bad credit is a political winner. But how can anyone still believe it’s good policy? Since the 90s, government has prodding banks into expanding home ownership despite every law of judicious banking and common sense. The American Enterprise Institute’s Peter Wallison has argued for years that government was the main culprit of the housing collapse...
http://www.humanevents.com/2013/04/03/the-oba...
demorats are sooooooooo stupid

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Leadville Lou

Broomfield, CO

#895910 Apr 30, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Hard it in Rush Limbaugh.
Wow, a right whiner that admits to being a dittohead. All the other dittoheads that post here always deny listening to Rush.
I listen daily, he has the scoop and he's entertaining, ripping the dems/progressives/nazis/phonie s to shreds and exposing their dishonesty, lies and crimes.

You should check him out, then you wouldn't sound so ignorant about everything.

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Leadville Lou

Broomfield, CO

#895911 Apr 30, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Gunner?????????? That was to enforce the current law. Not expand anything. No where were banks forced to make loans to people that could not prove they could pay it back.
No where.
Your reading comprehension needs work. read it again. I'll help you with the big words. Read this too:

San José State University
Department of Economics

The Nature and the Origin
of the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

"Because Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac made a market for subprime mortgages the lenders did not have to worry about of the soundness of the mortgage contract they wrote. Thus the lenders could write the mortgages as adjustable interest rate mortgages knowing full well that an upturn in the interest rates could easily throw the borrower into insolvency. For example, when the interest rate is 6 percent the mortgage payment for a 30-year $200,000 mortgage is $1199 per month. If the interest rate goes up to 7 percent the mortgage payment would increase by $131 per month, an 11 percent increase. For many of the subprime borrowers living on the edge of insolvency this would be enough to push them over the edge. The guilt for the subprime mortgage financial crisis lies both with the lenders who knowingly put borrowers into booby trapped mortgages and the management of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for making a market for such booby trapped mortgages thus giving the lenders the incentive for writing them. "

If you can't understand this you're either pretty dense or more likely just in demo denial.

Dems own the mortgage crisis 100%.

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Lily Boca Raton Fl

Boca Raton, FL

#895912 Apr 30, 2013
Leadville Lou wrote:
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I listen daily, he has the scoop and he's entertaining, ripping the dems/progressives/nazis/phonie s to shreds and exposing their dishonesty, lies and crimes.
You should check him out, then you wouldn't sound so ignorant about everything.
Quel surpris! Another ditto head

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Leadville Lou

Broomfield, CO

#895913 Apr 30, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Lazy Davey doesn't bother to Bing this and fails to know these videos are all over the internet. The contents are as the original poster states.
So Davey thinks a childish ad hominem attack will make them go away.
Doorknob Dave excels at attacking the messenger, not the message.

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Leadville Lou

Broomfield, CO

#895914 Apr 30, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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God Dammit Carol, quit your f*cking lying
The recession stated in the 4th quarter of 2007. Not two years after Democrats tok control of Congress.( there were never more that 50 Democrats in the Senate.)
Show me the legislation the Democrats passed that created this recession in 9 months???
The Housing market started to decline in 2006.
This was over 6 years of a Bush Administration with every department of the federal government run by Republicans.
This mess was primarily a Republican generated mess.
My God, Bush started with a balanced budget on a path to surpluses.
What about 9/11 ? Oh ya, in Doorknob land it never happened.

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Lily Boca Raton Fl

Boca Raton, FL

#895915 Apr 30, 2013
Lots of posts removed, garbage gone

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Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#895916 Apr 30, 2013
Leadville Lou wrote:
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The difference in the 2 parties is nothing the dems do is an accident, their policies are willfully harmful and they don't care. In short they are dangerous and destructive.
It's becoming more about party loyalty and preserving the party and, thus, power than the best interests of the country and seems to have gotten much worse under this president.

It's almost like they have a grudge against this country and have to prove something even if it means going in the wrong direction. There's no other way to explain it.

I do believe far too many liberals are simply brainwashed and can no longer compute or grasp common sense anymore. They're much too willing to cut off their noses to spite their faces. Probably where that saying came from.

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Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#895918 Apr 30, 2013
lily uses US IP wrote:
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I think the Grapes of Wrath did a great job depicting it.
Read the book years and years ago. But the reality of how truly and unbelievably horrible it really was watching that documentary was nothing like I had imagined reading a book or from any other account.

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Whatever

Gering, NE

#895919 Apr 30, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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Wow, you're really pathetic. Where's your friend who called everyone the c word all day? Oh it was probably you.
Go buy a binky and suck it
Aw, lily was nasty all day and Nuk pretended not to notice. Typical.
You repeatedly accuse others of being someone they are not and want to act like victim when the tables are turned? You need to wise up. I am glad I am not a thin skin whiner like you and waste all my time here venting my frustrations.

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Whatever

Gering, NE

#895920 Apr 30, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
CBS News has learned that multiple new whistleblowers are privately speaking to investigators with the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee regarding the Sept. 11, 2012 terrorist attacks on the U.S. compounds in Benghazi, Libya.
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-250_162-57580105/...
They obtained a lawyer because of being threatened by WH officials with job security, etc., if they talked.
At the press conference, Obama said he didn't know anything about it.
Of course not. He knows nothing about Benghazi either.
Like I said, never before has any president known so little about so much.
But why shouldn't he play dumb? His adoring media groupies will do everything in their power to make it all go away.
Benghazi is beginning to unravel. You cannot stuff a sock into a dyke and hope it will hold forever. Obama was indifferent and Hilary knew about the requests.

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Lily Boca Raton Fl

Boca Raton, FL

#895921 Apr 30, 2013
lily uses US IP wrote:
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I like Ken Burns. Unfortunately I do not have control over the remote. Hopefully they will post it on line.
Prison sucks

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Lily Boca Raton Fl

Boca Raton, FL

#895923 Apr 30, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Aw, lily was nasty all day and Nuk pretended not to notice. Typical.
You repeatedly accuse others of being someone they are not and want to act like victim when the tables are turned? You need to wise up. I am glad I am not a thin skin whiner like you and waste all my time here venting my frustrations.
Lol

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American Lady

Danville, KY

#895924 Apr 30, 2013
REAL WOMEN DON'T NEED 'FEMINISM'
Agenda to 'make them believe they're victims of oppressive patriarchal society'
Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2013/04/real-women-dont-ne...

They can have their NOW and those types organizations ...
BUT ...
I feel woman ENOUGH ...
'cowardly' women, like sandra fluke goes around trying to "screw UP" the way less intelligent women think!

I am a Woman.
[NOT a victim!]
and made IT in this man's world!
WE were "better OFF" living that type of lifestyle.

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Whatever

Gering, NE

#895925 Apr 30, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
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Read the book years and years ago. But the reality of how truly and unbelievably horrible it really was watching that documentary was nothing like I had imagined reading a book or from any other account.
I saw a show similar where they had to run inside and cover all the windows to avoid suffocating. Grapes of Wrath did not go deep into that but it showed the suffering of this poor folks trying to flee. Poor agriculture practices added to the problem.

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Whatever

Gering, NE

#895926 Apr 30, 2013
Whatever wrote:
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Aw, lily was nasty all day and Nuk pretended not to notice. Typical.
You repeatedly accuse others of being someone they are not and want to act like victim when the tables are turned? You need to wise up. I am glad I am not a thin skin whiner like you and waste all my time here venting my frustrations.
PS I am a female so you can forget your poor me -a guy is picking on me card. The guys pick on Carol all the time.

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Diane Sawyer

Pompano Beach, FL

#895927 Apr 30, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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Wow, you're really pathetic. Where's your friend who called everyone the c word all day? Oh it was probably you.
Go buy a binky and suck it
It has been reported that it is you who is really pathetic, a binky sucker, as well as an assumed mother with the filthiest mouth on the forum and one with the friends who call everyone the c word and every other vulgar word every day, all day.

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Diane Sawyer

Pompano Beach, FL

#895928 Apr 30, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
Lots of posts removed, garbage gone
It has been reported that you are actually still here.

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Diane Sawyer

Pompano Beach, FL

#895929 Apr 30, 2013
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
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Lol
Lots of liquor

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Leadville Lou

Broomfield, CO

#895930 Apr 30, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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Actually, there were two books written by Obama concerning is life & he had been elected to the US in 2006 Senate.
He entered the national stage at the Democratic Convention in 2004.
If you don't know anything about Barack Obama, you must be the dumbest person on the planet.
What don't you know about the President?
Why he's a lying sack of shit and when he swore off being a homo.

Oh ya, and who paid for all that traveling to forbidden countries.

And why he left for Vegas and left the Americans in Libya to be killed.

And why he lied about the Rev. Wright and Bill Ayers.

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