Re "Next president should confront bank behemoths" (Editorials, Nov. 3): The Bee's editorial board, in explaining Big Banking support for Mitt Romney, cites his lax regulatory stance and comments that President Barack Obama has been too timid.
Could Obama's timidity come from the fact that most of those same banks listed in the editorial Bee -- and more -- gave to Obama in 2008? Among Obama's top contributors from the same opensecrets.org website source: Goldman Sachs ($1,013,091), JPMorgan Chase ($808,799), Citigroup Inc ($736,771), Morgan Stanley ($512,232).
-- John Chase, Rocklin
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