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Vitter rips ‘too big to fail’; mysterious discharges worry water plant neighbors

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This week, the challenge [to big banks] escalated as unlikely allies Senators David Vitter (R-LA) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) teamed up to announce their plans to introduce legislation to challenge too big to fail. The bipartisan pairing comes amidst conservative writers like Peggy Noonan and James Pethoukis pushing the Republican party to reconsider their relationship with Wall Street, with Noonan memorably concluding that “too big to fail is too big to live.”

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Mark Moseley blogs at Your Right Hand Thief. Until mid 2014, Mark Moseley was The Lens' opinion writer, engagement specialist and coordinator for the Charter Schools Reporting Corps. After Katrina and the Federal Flood he helped create the Rising Tide conference, which grew into an annual social media event dedicated to the future of New Orleans.