It also used taxpayer dollars to prosecute John Edwards.
While the US economy is at the worst level since the Great Depression (yes, I said it, the "D" word, not the "R" word), spending millions of dollars going after these two guys is a waste of our money.
I remember watching Congressional hearings during the housing crisis where there was no doubt top CEOs were openly lying to Congress. Guess it's okay to lie in front of Congress if you're a bankster.
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