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AIG Bonuses

Shephard Smith Unloads on Congress

March 19, 2009

I’m not a huge Shephard Smith fan.  Yesterday, however, Smith went into a tirade against congress regarding the AIG Bonus situation that was right on and put the moral bankruptcy of the Democrat party on full display.  This issue was indeed put into place by a Democrat provision in the stimulus bill sponsored by Chris [...]

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AIG Bonus Outrage is a Distraction

March 18, 2009

The circus that  is the AIG Bonus Outrage is a typical Washington case of wag-the-dog.  The bonuses were retention bonuses to keep employees who were laid off as part of the AIG restructuring, but needed for a specified amount of time for a transition.  AIG was legally-required to pay these bonuses, and it was even [...]

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