bank bailout

Dec 2, 2011

Of bailouts and liquidity shakedowns

The banks were absolutely stabilized, and possibly saved, by extraordinary government interventions. Whether you call that a bailout or a "liquidity injection" is all in the semantics.
May 11, 2010

Weekly Audit: Wall Street goes to the movies

Zach Carter
Last week, the U.S. Senate rejected a plan that would have broken up the nation’s six largest banks firms into firms that could fail without wreaking havoc on the economy.
Mar 2, 2010

Weekly Audit: The GOP hates jobs

Zach Carter
Through inaction and timid legislative negotiations, Congress just keeps letting the U.S. sink deeper and deeper into the economic abyss.


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