Mitch McConnell: Dodd Frank Finance Reform Is Obamacare for Banks

I went to Louisville last week to ask Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell to elaborate on how he would “go after” Democrats on financial services, as he told donors at the June Koch brothers retreat he would do if Republicans take control of the Senate, in audio released by The Undercurrent in August.  McConnell doubled-down on those remarks, calling the Dodd Frank financial reform bill “Obamacare for Banks.”  Check out my exchange with him here…

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9 thoughts on “Mitch McConnell: Dodd Frank Finance Reform Is Obamacare for Banks

  1. Like all Republicans, Mitch McConnell has opposed real Wall Street reform. They all voted against the Dodd Frank bill which would have at least put more mechanisms in place to prevent another financial meltdown. The financial meltdown was NOT caused by over regulating Wall Street. It was caused by NOT ENOUGH regulating of Wall Street. And exactly why the Democrats aren’t making a big deal about THAT is a bit puzzling. I guess it is because many Democrats are ALSO partly responsible. But I still think that the GOP bears the lion’s share of the blame for it.

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