After watering down financial reform, ex-senator joins Goldman Sachs' lobbying firm
(Source: Think Progress, March 11, 2013)
During his nearly three years in the U.S. Senate, Scott Brown (R-MA) frequently came to the aid of the financial sector — watering down the Dodd-Frank bill and working to weaken it after its passage — and accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign cash from the industry. Now, the man Forbes Magazine called one of “Wall Street’s Favorite Congressmen” will use those connections as counsel for Nixon Peabody, an international law and lobbying firm.
Full story: Think Progress
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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