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Goldman Death Fight May Explain Lloyd’s Words: Jonathan Weil

If we are to take Lloyd Blankfein’s word for it, and that’s always a big if, then there must be a lot worse behavior by Goldman Sachs that has yet to be discovered, beyond what was publicly unearthed at this week’s Senate hearing.

Here’s what Goldman’s chief executive officer told Tom Coburn of Oklahoma, the ranking Republican on the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, when asked if he had any “legal, ethical or reputational” concerns about any of the activities undertaken by Goldman employees that were described during the daylong hearing. “I heard nothing today that makes me think anything went wrong,” Blankfein said.