This is gross. Not surprising, but gross nonetheless.
Matt Taibbi talks about the sudden contributions that AG Tom Miller got from the financial industry after heading the investigation:
This is about as perfect an example of how American politics works as you’ll ever see. This foreclosure issue is a monstrous story that is somehow escaping national headlines; essentially, all of the largest banks in the country have been engaged in an ongoing fraud and tax evasion scheme that among other things has resulted in many hundreds of billions in investor losses, and hundreds of thousands of improper foreclosures.