March 4, 2013
CHARLES GASPARINO: Why Is Chuck Schumer Ignoring Wall Street Job Losses?
It’s one thing for President Obama to attack Wall Street as the place fat cats roam free as proof, a class warrior justifying all the mainly useless banking regulations he’s imposed since the 2008 financial crisis. It’s quite another thing for New York’s elected officials to let him get away with the big lie that’s costing New Yorkers jobs and squeezing our finances.
In other words, where’s Chuck Schumer when you need him?
MIA, it turns out. Ditto for our other senator, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Even Mayor Bloomberg’s been MIA, though these changes are hollowing out his city.
UPDATE: The Anchoress emails: “Maybe I’m paranoid, but it seems increasingly to me like they don’t think they ever need to worry about another election. All they have to do is keep the public mad at the GOP and halfway distracted/satiated, and they’ll mosey on along…..”