Financial Regulatory Forum

ANALYSIS-Wall Street mounts campaign backlash against Democrats

By Reuters Staff
July 28, 2010

By David Morgan

WASHINGTON, July 27 (Reuters) – Wall Street executives who endured two years of blame for the U.S. financial crisis and now face costly industry reforms are turning against Democrats by shifting campaign contributions to Republicans.

U.S. lobbying rules for bailout firms seen soon

September 5, 2009

USA/   WASHINGTON, Sept 4 (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury Department is expected to soon issue final lobbying restrictions for companies receiving taxpayer funds from the government’s $700 billion bailout program, two sources familiar with Treasury’s thinking told Reuters on Friday. (more…)