Cheers and Champagne on Wall Street

Alan mentioned this yesterday, but here's a little more about one sector that's openly cheering Spitzer's fall from grace: Wall Street. Cheers erupted on trading ...
by | March 11, 2008

Alan mentioned this yesterday, but here's a little more about one sector that's openly cheering Spitzer's fall from grace: Wall Street.

Cheers erupted on trading floors around the city yesterday as word spread of the stunning downfall of Gov. Spitzer - who spent most of his term as attorney general torturing Wall Street with his witch hunt for financial wrongdoing.

An employee of a major investment bank, who requested anonymity, said the company chef had been instructed to break out bottles of champagne so that the staff could party and swap jokes about "client No. 9."

Join the Discussion

After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.

More from Politics