President Obama is at it again -- pandering to rich and powerful political supporters while portraying himself the guardian of the exchequer and champion of the little guy.The president says his proposed tax on the capital of the largest banks and financial institutions is intended to recoup the TARP money that has not or will not be repaid.
Opinion: Bank Tax Is Demagoguery
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