"The Credit Cartel made a staggering $31.6 billion in profits last year. Rates as high as 29 percent are now legal. Americans are over $800 billion in debt to these predators. Meanwhile, Congress, which received $8 million in donations in 2004 from the Cartel has just passed a new Bankruptcy law to put the squeeze further on consumers. It’s time for Congress to put a reasonable cap on interest payments and to repeal that Bankruptcy law."
"With Obama and Biden now beginning a post-convention campaign tour, attention turns to the Republican convention which began on Monday in Minneapolis. It will be as orchestrated and charged affair as the Democrats' event, as the Republicans will work to reintroduce their candidates to the nation. Like the Democrats, they will seek to define the differences between the two Parties, inspire their faithful, present their agenda and inspire their base."