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stompk
09-20-2012, 08:45 AM
In another example of how banks control politics in this country;


Reuters) - Tim Pawlenty, a former Republican presidential candidate and a top supporter of Mitt Romney, stepped down from his role in the Romney campaign on Thursday to become a top Washington lobbyist for Wall Street banks.

Pawlenty will become the head of the Financial Services Roundtable, a U.S. bank lobbying group that represents JP Morgan Chase & Co and Wells Fargo & Co, among other financial companies, the group said on Thursday.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/20/us-financial-regulation-pawlenty-idUSBRE88J0LL20120920

Of course, Romney and Pawlenty say they are still pals.

I bet.