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Chuck Schumer Trying to Change Patent System to Please Banks, Committing Falacious Special Pleading

The banks have demanded a change to the patent system, and Senator Chuck Schumer has moved to please his constituents. DataTreasury, a small business run by Claudio Ballard, owns the patent for software that digitizes checks in an end-to-end process. … Continue reading

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What’s a Few Beers Among Banker Friends?

Senators Dodd and Gillibrand will be attending a Wall Street fundraiser/party on Monday. But wait? You may be asking yourself. Isn’t Senator Dodd in charge of the reforming the financial system that these people operate in? Yes. But if he’s … Continue reading

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