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Previously Rumored Obama Treasury Choice Resigns, Hires Criminal Attorney

Former New Jersey governor Jon Corzine has resigned from MF Global. He will not seek any severance payments.

He has hired a criminal attorney.

Having managed the firm to bankruptcy and embarrassment, and now allegedly under FBI investigation, he can say his work is done there,  I guess.

I talked quite a bit about Corzine’s career of spending enormous sums to obtain high public office, and his underwhelming performance in those offices, on


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