“Though President Barack Obama is set to leave office in matter of months, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is not willing to let him go without a full explanation as to why his administration refused to jail the Wall Street banksters behind the 2007-2008 financial crisis. In a letter sent to Department of Justice (DOJ) inspector general Michael Horowitz on Thursday, the progressive firebrand demanded an investigation into why the DOJ refused to file criminal charges against individuals despite ‘”serious indications of violation[s]” of federal securities and other laws,’ uncovered by the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission (FCIC) probe into the causes of the economic crash. Warren said her staff reviewed thousands of documents recently made public by the FCIC, and identified ’11 separate FCIC referrals of individuals or corporations to DOJ in cases where the FCIC found’ such evidence. According to Warren, ‘Nine individuals were implicated in these referrals (two were implicated twice).'” 

Source: Kevin M. Thompson. “Warren Demands Investigation Into Obama’s Failure to Jail the Banksters.” September 18, 2016. http://bients.com/warren-demands-investigation-obamas-failure-jail-banksters-2/

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