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Once You’re TARPed There’s No Going Back

April 6, 2009

Stuart Varney wrote an interesting OpEd in the Wall Street Journal Saturday that just caught my attention.  Apparently, four small banks in Louisiana, New York, Indiana and California have decided to pay back the $340 million TARP bill loaned to them by the Feds last Fall.  Awesome, right?  Just as promised by Paulson last Fall!  Maybe this will start [...]

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The Bailout Draft Fiasco

September 28, 2008

No real down-home American can stomach the $700 billion Wall Street bailout suggestion of Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson so rumor has it Congress has a draft bill going around which will do something different: $250 billion immediately + $100 billion a bit later + $350 billion thereafter = Ok… carry the one… all right…  $700 billion?!? [...]

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