Pat Garofalo explains how corporate tax reform can help fix the budget deficit.
Unrepentant for causing the housing and financial crises, conservatives look for new ways to prevent financial regulators from doing their job, writes Pat Garofalo.
Pat Garofalo details why conservative claims about tax breaks for the wealthy and tax breaks for small businesses are nearly completely fictitious.
Pat Garofalo explica por qué la financiación de este programa que ayuda a los estudiantes de bajos ingresos a asistir a la universidad contribuye al bien común y la fortaleza económica de nuestra nación.
Pat Garofalo explains why funding for this program to help low-income students attend college contributes to the common good and economic strength of our nation.
Embattled homeowners would be able to rescue their mortgages from foreclosure, writes Pat Garofalo, if federal programs worked better with lenders.
Pat Garofalo parses conservatives' last arguments against the Dodd-Frank bill as they dodge responsibility for the crisis they created while protecting Wall Street.
Video Pat Garofalo discusses why we need financial regulation, what should be included in a final bill, and how those provisions would lead to a stronger, safer financial system.
The Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act will do just that, writes Pat Garofalo, which is why it needs to become the law of the land.
A proprietary trading ban free from exemptions and carve outs is a necessary part of building a stable postcrisis financial system, writes Pat Garofalo.
Congress should make sure as it begins to reconcile financial reform legislation, that the law is free of exemptions weakening the bill, writes Pat Garofalo.
Pat Garofalo says Congress should reject the push to exempt auto financing from oversight by the proposed consumer protection regulator.
The congressional conference committee tackling financial reform legislation has clear choices to make, argues Pat Garofalo.
Despite what Wall Street may have you believe, Congress needs to establish speed limits and traffic lights to improve derivative safety, write David Min and Pat Garofalo.
The Volcker Rule limiting proprietary trading by big financial institutions is an important part of building a safer, more stable financial system, writes Pat Garofalo.