September 2012 interview with PBS:
We will also talk about some of the tough decisions the president has made over the past four years to move this country forward. It wasn’t always politically popular, but it was the right thing to do, from saving the auto industry, or beating back fierce lobbying by the big banks and Wall Street to pass Wall Street reforms.
The Wall Street Journal, today:
Banks still seen by some as “too big to fail” are hiring influential players, including Tony Fratto, Stephanie Cutter and Ed Gillespie, to “deflect regulatory pressure.”