Unless someone can show me why I shouldn’t, I suppport President Obama’s decision to turn banks into … banks … and not excessive-risk-taking investment houses. That’s how it was just a few years ago, and Obama, I think, is just trying to return us to the pre-financial crisis status quo. Assuredly there were other reasons for the crisis (such as Barney Frank forcing institutions to lend to people who were bad risks), but this seems to be a good start on addressing some of the systemic issues.
Stop the Presses
Posted on January 22, 2010 by Stan Guthrie
About Stan GuthrieStan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for BreakPoint.org. He has appeared on National Public Radio's Tell Me More, WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio's New Day Florida. A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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