Standard and Poor’s US Downgrade Shock Doctrine; Lather, Rinse, Repeat

By: Friday September 16, 2011 8:51 am

The ratings agency Standard and Poor’s is threatening another downgrade of the United States credit rating if the Super Committee doesn’t get results. From Bloomberg: “If there were another downgrade, it would probably be because something has happened with the budget control act, that it has somehow been watered down” or “the fiscal committee doesn’t [...]

Department of Justice Investigating Standard and Poor’s

By: Thursday August 18, 2011 7:21 am

The United States’ Department of Justice is now investigating the rating agency Standard & Poor’s according to the NYT

Debt Ceiling News Tick-Tock [Updated]

By: Thursday July 14, 2011 6:05 pm

It’s hard keeping up with the pace of the debt ceiling news, so if you see anything, put it in the comments and I’ll add it:

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