Five Years On; Damage Report

Thus, it is crucial to identify the primary causes and implement effective policy to avoid future episodes whose magnitude could exceed even the staggering costs and consequences of the most recent financial crisis.
— Dallas Fed

All politicians, central bankers and regulators should read the above quote three times a day and ask themselves, "have we done everything we can do to prevent a re run of the crisis and to protect our citizens?"

Voters, who mostly know what the answer is, should be asking their politicians the same question. Perhaps though, voters should simply ask themselves "have we done everything we can to stop these idiots dropping the ball again?"