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The “free market fallacy” exposed by Eric Cantor’s shocking loss

June 15, 2014 4:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Eric Cantor's primary loss last week didn't just shake up Washington; it also sent chills down the spine of Wall Street, with stocks ending the week down. Sadly, the reasoning goes beyond the uncertainty created by the leadership shakeup, and speaks directly to the fallacy that is our current "free market" economy. Here's what you should know about today's unseemly relationship between Washington and Wall Street.