Dodd is the original, definitive, epitome of Washington insider, two faced, scrambling to make amends (in an attempt to cover his complicity), help himself to heaping portions of everything, elitist, greedy, scumbag (worst of the worst) Politician.
The good news is he has some competition in his upcoming election. He's not a "shoe-in" this time, and he knows it.
THAT'S what this act is all about !
Otherwise he'd just sit around smug, jaded and superior without a conscience ... as he has his entire career so far.
Don't you just want to put your (gloved) hand on his head and muss his hair up?
Here's his list for campaign donations. Notice any in the TARP, and other bail-outs? Any that went belly up?
Citigroup Inc - $314,694
SAC Capital Partners - $282,000
United Technologies - $263,000
Royal Bank of Scotland - $229,950
American International Group (AIG) - $224,678
Bear Stearns - $205,600
St Paul Travelers Cos. - $205,400
Goldman Sachs - $175,600
Morgan Stanley - $155,000
Credit Sulsse Group - $154,550
Merrill Lynch - $135,950
Lehman Brothers - $133,800
JPMorgan Chase & Co - $129,650
KPMG LLP - $113,100
Hartford Financial Services - $110,450
General Electric - $108,250
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu - $108,000
UBS AG - $101,200
The Hartford - $94,350
Bank of America - $91,300
Notice the conflict of interest, being Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee? (and their insurers)
This guy is as dirty as they come. He got a cool 3-Mill for selling us out.
Politics, oh goody.
· 1 decade ago