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William Greider
Bill Moyer's Journal, March 27, 2009
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Taking the limits off interest rates, repealing the law against usury, allowing other firms to get in the game of lending in a much more substantial and uncontrolled way - all of those changes were driven by the laissez-faire ideology of the day... Both parties, on the whole, bought into this... and it also matched the desires of their patrons - who were the big financial contributors to their campaigns.