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Wall Street is freaking out at the
thought of President Liz Warren

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 9/12/2019 5:15:18 AM

The 2020 election is still a long way off, but the nation’s big banks are already pricing in the possibility of an Elizabeth Warren presidency, their senior executives tell me. The picture ain’t pretty — for the banks or average Americans. True, Warren isn’t the Democrats’ frontrunner, and a lot could happen in coming months. Because it’s early, financial stocks haven’t officially started to suffer. But the bank execs note that Warren is smart and driven, and they fear she may be starting to break out of the pack, where she can do some damage.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Gruntmedic 9/12/2019 5:53:50 AM (No. 177676)
Won't happen, unless there's major vote fraud. She has to much baggage. She used the phoney Indian stuff to get where she is. She's hot heading and easily triggered. Trump will chew her up spit her out.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bigken2 9/12/2019 6:23:17 AM (No. 177687)
it is a good thing wall street is scared
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Kitty Myers 9/12/2019 6:59:28 AM (No. 177706)
Charlie Gasbag is a NeverTrumper. But I decided to read the article anyway. Then I came to "The Trump economic boom is showing signs of some weakness" and stopped reading. Never trust a NeverTrumper. GO TRUMP!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Cindiana 9/12/2019 7:02:26 AM (No. 177712)
They'll still vote Dem, no matter who the candidate is.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 9/12/2019 7:24:51 AM (No. 177728)
"... Warren has a built-in hatred for financial institutions and folks with wealth." Herself excluded, of course. Whatever Fauxcahontas might do to people with wealth, she'll make sure that her pile of wampum is not only safe, but grows exponentially.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: tom7 9/12/2019 7:27:03 AM (No. 177731)
I have a feeling that Wall Street's "terror" is just Fauxcohontas' pipe dream. She would love for them to be terrified, but not likely.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici 9/12/2019 8:41:55 AM (No. 177809)
I think these articles are intended to shore up her support with her base. Wall Street knows full well that her policies will be good for the wealthy (themselves) and bad for everyone else, but they want everyone to think the opposite.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Arby 9/12/2019 8:54:53 AM (No. 177823)
Don't know why she'd want the job; she makes the same salary teaching one course at Harvard. Oh . . . so I guess it's about the power thing. She wants to be tribal chief.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Zumkopf 9/12/2019 9:26:34 AM (No. 177862)
Wall Street is freaking out? So freakin’ what? Who do they think MADE Warren, and the entire New Democratic Party for that matter? Where did Wall Street’s political donations go? To paraphrase Mencken, they should get the government they bought, and they should get it good and hard.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: dman 9/12/2019 10:11:39 AM (No. 177912)
Dittos, #9: Put their noses in it: "Look what you did, Wall Street, look what you did!"
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Strike3 9/12/2019 12:48:41 PM (No. 178063)
Free everything for the parasites and non-producers! Tax those evil corporations until they bleed! Shut them down! Please vote for me, I have high cheekbones.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: DVC 9/12/2019 6:43:53 PM (No. 178313)
If there were any significant chance, I would be seriously worried, too. No real chance, thank goodness.
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