Eliot Spitzer

Eliot Spitzer, the former governor of the state of New York, hosts Viewpoint on Current TV. Follow @eliotspitzer on Twitter.

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July 30 2012 4:35 PMKenneth Langone’s Latest Attack on Me Ignores the Facts
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July 26 2012 4:20 PMEven Sandy Weill Has Rejected Megabanks. Why Won’t Mitt Romney?
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July 24 2012 4:21 PMShould You Boycott Chick-fil-A?
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July 20 2012 5:26 PMThe Aurora Shooting Wasn’t “Shocking.” It Was Inevitable, Given Our Lax Gun Laws
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July 18 2012 6:31 PMBachmann’s Grotesque Attack on Clinton Aide Huma Abedin
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July 13 2012 4:51 PMHow Wall Street Is Like Penn State
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May 29 2012 3:53 PMFacebook’s IPO Wasn’t MispricedIt maximized benefit to the company, which is what an IPO should do.
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April 30 2012 10:36 AMOriginalist SinA brilliant article shows that the Founding Fathers not only supported mandates, they passed laws imposing them. Take that, Scalia!
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April 2 2012 5:24 PMWhy Conservatives Shouldn’t Gloat YetThe right is giddy after last week’s Supreme Court arguments on Obamacare. Their glee may come back to haunt them.
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March 5 2012 2:39 PMCredit-Default HypocritesHow Wall Street is gaming the Greek bailout.
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Feb. 6 2012 12:32 PMPass the Romney Rule!The philosophical, economic, and political case for raising capital gains taxes.
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Jan. 6 2012 6:32 PMObama Needs Bigger IdeasIf he’s going to beat Romney, the president must have grand plans. Here are two worth trying.
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Dec. 8 2011 5:03 PM99 Percenters, Meet the Fearsome 40OWS’s next goal should be to end the filibuster.
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Nov. 22 2011 10:19 AMPrepare To Fight Back, ObamaIn 2012, the president will get hammered on the individual mandate and the Bush tax cuts. Here’s how he can seize those issues.
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Oct. 24 2011 12:28 PMBill Kristol’s Appalling Attack on Occupy Wall Street His despicable TV ad tars OWS as an anti-Semitic movement.
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July 27 2012 3:29 PMCome Home From Europe, Mitt. You’ve Embarrassed America Enough.
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July 25 2012 4:49 PMFormer Citigroup Boss Sandy Weill Says the Big Banks Should Be Broken Up
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July 23 2012 6:13 PMLarry Kudlow Says the Libor Conspiracy Has No Victims. That’s Grotesquely Wrong.
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July 19 2012 4:42 PMThe $210 Million Fine Against Capital One Proves the Value of the New CFPB
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July 16 2012 10:39 PMLibor Scandal: Why the N.Y. Fed Must Be Investigated
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June 11 2012 3:16 PMChange, But No HopeThree issues—including national service—that could revive Obama’s struggling campaign.
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May 14 2012 8:58 AMFlawed DimonThe JPMorgan Chase fiasco reveals the huge structural flaws that persist on Wall Street.
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April 16 2012 3:02 PMRomney’s Definition of FreedomIt’s narrow, selfish, ahistorical, and scary.
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March 19 2012 12:33 PMKill the JOBS Act!The appalling bill that would repeal essential Wall Street reforms.
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Feb. 21 2012 1:27 PMWhy Romney Is CollapsingHis economic arguments are failing, and he has nothing else. 
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Jan. 23 2012 6:28 PMSave the State of the Union!Obama wants an hour for his speech. Here’s how he can do better in 10 minutes.
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Dec. 21 2011 3:27 PM“We Own Wall Street”How small shareholders, pension funds, and mutual funds can stop corporate America’s worst behavior and ignite a political movement.
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Nov. 30 2011 1:34 PMA Secret ScandalThe government and the big banks deceived the public about their $7 trillion secret loan program. They should be punished.
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Nov. 4 2011 2:50 PMWhat Should Occupy Wall Street Do Now?
Three organizing ideas and five policy ideas that could make the protests even more successful.
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Oct. 13 2011 12:44 PMOccupy Wall Street Has Already WonHow the movement has already shaken up American politics, and where it should go from here.

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