Obama Picks a Fight with the Big Banks

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obama-volker.jpgFormer chair of the Federal Reserve, Paul Volker, is gaining clout with the Obama Administration, pushing a crackdown on Wall Street. Meantime the current chair, Ben Bernanke, may not have the votes to be reconfirmed when his term runs out in a little over a week. David Cho reports for the Washington Post.

Segment image of yesterday's Obama-Volker. Official White House Photo: Pete Souza

Credits

Guest:
David Cho - Staff Writer, Washington Post

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Frances Anderton, Christian Bordal