FED Scholar: “No Safety Net for Big Banks” #656-3

Allan Meltzer, Ph.D., American Economist, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve, describes working with U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), and David Vitter (R-LA) to help write a bill that would downsize banks “too big to fail,” to protect the public and smaller community banks by helping to level the playing field.

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Baca & Tanaka: the Manipulators? #661-1

Todd Rogers, Assistant Sheriff to LASD Sheriff Lee Baca, and candidate for Sheriff, discloses that there’s evidence that Sheriff Lee Baca  tried to influence the election after he resigned.

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Sheriff Baca’s Long Reach #660-3

Todd Rogers, Assistant Sheriff to LASD Sheriff Lee Baca, and candidate for Sheriff, describes his tenure as Assistant Sheriff, and called it an “awesome responsibility” to be trusted by Sheriff Lee Baca with complete authority over 17,000 members, training, the budget, and the academy for over 14 months.

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Fed Reserve: the Danger of Quantitative Easing #655-3

Allan Meltzer, Ph.D., American Economist, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institute, and author of a three-volume history of the Federal Reserve, explains that $1 trillion has been added to total reserves, even after reducing reserves by $10 billion per year, and that $2.5 trillion sits idle on banks’ balance sheets.

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