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Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Payday loan act is a payday for somebody, I'd say

More Democrats are taking another swipe at the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, this time coming to the rescue of that downtrodden and unfortunate group of billionaires known as payday lenders. The leader of the effort, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D, 1-800-CASH-NOW!) thinks it's just fine and dandy to give desperate borrowers interest rates of 312 percent 'cuz that's what her campaign contributors do in Florida, where Burmese pythons rule the Everglades and snakes of an entirely different kind slither in to donate to members Congress.

Naturally, I am not suggesting that anything as unseemly as filthy lucre would intrude on the...

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