What do Tea Party people think of regulating banks and financial institutions?

Are they against regulation like the Libertarians? Do they want to regulate derivatives, make a wall between investment and non-investment banking, break up large banks, put limits on interest rates, like we had before Reagan?

8 Answers

  • Anonymous
    10 years ago
    Best Answer

    If a Democrat proposes regulation, they're against it because its communist and whatnot.

    If a Republican proposes it, they're for it because Glenn Beck and Fox News will tell them so.

  • 10 years ago

    Im not a supporter. But Im AGAINST government regulations OF ANY KIND! Let the banks regulate and watch themselves. As well as the auto industry, housing and other markets. Government red tape just makes things worse.

    It was the government/politicians who ruined the bank/housing institution last summer thru the 'Community Reinvestment Act' set up by Jimmy Carter. Did you know politicians got $$$$$$ of compaign funds from Fannie/Freddie?

    Including the CLODS who want more of the same TODAY?!

  • 10 years ago

    As long they get a Living Wage with the Job they have I think they hate Corporations and Wall street Firms Getting Greedy so If they get over the Birther Issue and Health Care Debate consider this helpful to their lives they will go after anyone who is hurting america and Wall Street is hurting America because these are the People who run Main Street so they condemn Wall Street's Greed and envy like Washington's Greed and Envy because they know Its Government funded if they are paying closer Attention to detail and not advocating Violence They want Banks and Financial Institutions Reformed YES.

  • stred
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

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  • Ken
    Lv 7
    10 years ago

    They don't give a hoot about regulation, the banks or health care.

    The Tea Party focus is just on beating President Obama down, honestly, dishonestly, by innuendo or insult. It's really disgusting. Being negative is the easiest damn thing in the world. That's all you're seeing.

    Governor Palin, by the way, is a moron.

  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    Libertarians are kind of like Tea Partiers with brains. It seems to me the baggers should be against government regulation of almost any kind, but it makes no sense for them to be so solidly on the side of people who basically stole from the American people and got filthy rich by doing so.

    Let them check with their leaders (do they have any?) and get back to you.

  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    Some rules are probably needed but you can easily over do it

  • 10 years ago

    What they are told to think.

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