Don’t like your economy falling apart ? Me neither. Lets all thank former Senator Phil Gramm.
1. Primary author of Energy Deregulation bill which caused rolling blackouts, sky rocketing energy costs, and Enron fiasco- CHECK
2. Primary author of Banking Deregulation bill which caused the inevitable collapse of the banking industry we see today- CHECK
3. As a lobbyist, lobbied against current and proposed state and federal laws to stop predatory lending practices that are leading to the crisis going on right now- CHECK
3. Says that the aforementioned problems caused by 1,2,3 are all in your head and we should stop whining- CHECK
And this is the man John McCain wants to entrust with America’s economy?
NOTE: Here’s a fun fact on Phil Gramm:
Gramm has no interest in social conservatism. He tried to invest in a soft-core porn movie in the early ’70s