Court strikes down CFTC regulation to limit extensive speculation

Court Strikes Down CFTC Regulation to Limit Excessive Speculation

October 16, 2012

Michael Greenberger: Legal and lobbying assault by finance sector blocks regulation of excessive speculation, will lead to higher prices for food and other commodities

10 Lobbyists per Member of Congress Fighting Effective Finance Regulations

August 19, 2011

Bart Chilton Pt4: I get around 100 visits from finance reps for every one from community advocates

Will CFTC Limit Excessive Speculation?

August 18, 2011

Bart Chilton Pt.3: For regulations to be effective, there has to be political will and proper resources

Food, Speculation and Parasitical Trading

August 16, 2011

Bart Chilton Pt.2: Massive spikes in price of food, oil, natural gas and silver cannot be the result of supply and demand

CFTC Commissioner: "A Hair Trigger Away from Economic Calamity"

August 15, 2011

Bart Chilton Pt.1: Wall Street lobbyists trying to slow down trading regulations and defund Commission