CODEPINK ladies make a splash in AIG's chief hearings,
March 18th, 2009
"OK, so we're sitting here watching AIG honcho Edward Liddy, cool as a cucumber, telling Congress that Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke knew all about those bonuses and should have kept the Treasury Department and perhaps Congress in the loop, because the Fed was monitoring AIG's meetings, including compensation meetings.
Lawmakers on the House Financial Services subcommittee seem appropriately irritated.
Just then, we noticed a rather familiar looking face sitting right behind Liddy's left shoulder. Her tell-tale hot pink T-shirt gave her away: It was Medea Benjamin, co-founder of the women's antiwar group Code Pink. Benjamin is a veteran event disrupter."Los Angeles Times: CODEPINK ladies make a splash in AIG's chief hearings