If McSame and his friends had had their way, it would be your Social Security money that would be going down the tubes in the Stock Market today. The market that they all deregulated with the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act.
That's the Phil Gramm that says we are a bunch of whiners and that the recession is all in our heads. The Phil Gramm who is the architect of McSame's economic policy. And the Phil Gramm who is still one of McSame's closest advisors and FRIENDS.