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Boehner: Dems' Financial Reform Would Create 'Politburo-Style' Council


Boehner added:

The bill doesn't end Wall St. bailouts, it makes them permanent, and institutionalizes 'too big to fail.' This bill doesn't get the government out of the private sector, it creates a 'politburo-style' council of regulators who can seize any business and do almost anything they want to do with it.

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