David Dayen: The Untold Stories Of The Mortgage Crisis
Huffington Post - 4 months
In this week's episode of "Scheer Intelligence," Robert Scheer speaks with David Dayen, author of the book Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud.
Dayen and Scheer discuss the federal government's failure to respond to millions of people who suffered from the mortgage fallout from the 2008 bank crisis. Dayen tells Scheer that anger over foreclosures has fueled this year's bitter and unusual presidential race. The two also discuss why, despite the best efforts of the book's subjects, little has been done to mitigate homeowners' losses.
Adapted from Truthdig.com
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Robert Scheer: Hi, this is Robert Scheer, with another edition of "Scheer Intelligence," where the intelligence comes from my guest, in this case, David Dayen, who wrote a book called Chain of Title, and its subtitle tells it all: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud. True confessions,
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