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Why Does Dodd Get Special Deal?

Posted By Rob Bluey On June 17, 2008 @ 8:34 pm In Scribe | Comments Disabled

As the sponsor of a $300 billion housing bailout, you’d think liberal Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) would disclose his ties to the mortgage industry. Guess again. As coverage of Dodd’s sweetheart deal [1] has intensified, so too have the senator’s critics.

In a new video outside Dodd’s Washington, D.C., townhouse, our friends at AngryRenter.com [2] raise some serious questions about his panda-ring to Countrywide and other lenders who would benefit greatly from the bailout.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGzrr3HlnyQ[/youtube]


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[1] Dodd’s sweetheart deal: http://www.rep-am.com/articles/2008/06/17/opinion/348737.txt

[2] AngryRenter.com: http://angryrenter.com/

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