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Hope and Change

President Obama’s speech in Kansas today included a firm denunciation of the “breathtaking greed” of wealthy Wall Street executives that “plunged our economy and the world into a crisis.”

Meanwhile, the Senate Agriculture Committee voted unanimously to subpoena billionaire/former politician Jon Corzine — Obama’s “Wall Street Guy” and top campaign bundler (more than $500,000 raised so far this year) — over his role in the $1.2 billion investment fraud surrounding the collapse of brokerage firm MF Global.

Andrew Stiles — Andrew Stiles is a political reporter for National Review Online. He previously worked at the Washington Free Beacon, and was an intern at The Hill newspaper. Stiles is a 2009 ...

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