Big banks having their way again
Cheers to the two Minnesota congressmen who sit on the House Agriculture Committee.
Both voted against a measure to exempt derivative trading from the Dodd-Frank Financial Reform Act.
Collin Peterson (DFL-7th District, Detroit Lakes) and Tim Walz (DFL-1st District, Mankato) were on the losing side of a 31 to 14 vote on the measure last month.
A little background, courtesy of MapLight, a clean government group:
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