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  • AIG execs say $500,000 base salary is not enough Monday, December 7, 2009 � by eric

    AIG execs threaten to quit over base salaries of $500,000. Readers suggest that the execs not let the door hit them on their way out.

  • Tort “reformers” oppose lawsuits except when they file them Friday, October 16, 2009 � by eric

    Some people don’t like lawyers, unless, of course, they see an opportunity to get out of a parking ticket.

  • Banking lobby spent its way around regulation Monday, September 21, 2009 � by eric

    Banks and other corporations most heavily involved in the subprime mortgage industries spent $58 million in campaign contributions and lobbying in Sacramento, all in an effort to keep state regulators off their backs and weaken proposals to curb risky lending.