Why Does Dodd Get Special Deal?

Rob Bluey /

As the sponsor of a $300 billion housing bailout, you’d think liberal Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) would disclose his ties to the mortgage industry. Guess again. As coverage of Dodd’s sweetheart deal has intensified, so too have the senator’s critics.

In a new video outside Dodd’s Washington, D.C., townhouse, our friends at AngryRenter.com raise some serious questions about his panda-ring to Countrywide and other lenders who would benefit greatly from the bailout.