Wall Street

The Risk in Rolling Back Wall Street Reform

Republicans' games with Dodd-Frank could endanger the economy.

No repeats.

Photographer: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

A few weeks ago, Democrats and Republicans in Congress came together to pass a two-year budget agreement. The compromise lifts the spending caps imposed by sequestration to allow for meaningful investments in the middle class and keeps our economy moving forward. Congress can build on this progress in coming weeks by passing legislation to keep the government open past Dec. 11, but without the kind of brinkmanship that in recent years has risked real damage to the economy.

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