Wall Street firms earned more in Pres. Obama's first two and a half years than during Bush's...

|By:, SA News Editor

Wall Street firms earned more in Pres. Obama's first two and a half years than during Bush's eight years, WaPo's Jake Goldfarb asserts. TARP didn't compel banks to lend to main street, and banks have profited in the recession even in the handling of unemployment benefits. But the story is "misleading," and parts are "laughable," Joe Weisenthal counters.