President Obama was recently quoted as telling an enclave of top bankers at a White House meeting “My administration is the only thing between you and the pitchforks.”
Well folks, in case you haven’t noticed, the Obama administration is staffed and guided by many of the folks who helped us get in this mess. And not to sound partisan, let’s all admit that the policies put in place that ultimately led to much of our financial hell came from Clinton and Bush. We should all be way beyond blaming one party over another. The bottom line, we have a financial Seven Days in May, as the finance industry has taken over our national economic policy.