JOHN SAKOWICZ [see note below]
is a 30-year veteran of Wall Street.
He is currently a general partner at Templar Advisors, an offshore investment advisory group.
also hosts "The Truth About Money" at KZYX
in Northern California and he
writes for alternative weeklies as a contributing editor at the North Bay Bohemian
said today: "Bank stocks have soared, but their bonds haven't budged.
The Institute for Public Accuracy
included John Sakowicz
as a financial analyst in news releases on Sept. 18, 2008 and March 24, 2009.
IPA recently received the following from the editors of the North Bay Bohemian newspaper in California: "Effective April 28, 2009, the North Bay Bohemian has disinvited contributing editor John Sakowicz from the paper.
is not to represent himself as anything but a former contributor to the Bohemian and our sister publications, the Metro Silicon Valley and the Metro Santa Cruz.
has not proven his
professional background to our satisfaction.
, which had identified Sakowicz
as having been employed at various Wall Street firms, recently contacted Sakowicz
, but he
declined to give an on-the-record response on specific matters.