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Pete Hoekstra Wants to Repeal Wall Street Reform Legislation

On Monday, the Huffington Post reported that former Rep. Pete Hoekstra (R-Mich.) called for the repeal of the Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation. According to Amanda Terkel’s story: “Former Republican congressman Pete Hoekstra, who is now running for the U.S. Senate in Michigan, called for the repeal of Wall Street reform legislation on Monday, arguing that ‘the heavy hand of the federal government’ is making it impossible for bankers to do their jobs.”