Tagged: bailout

Biden Gets a Bailout 0

Biden Gets a Bailout

You know how some businesses or banks were “too big to fail?” The country might COLLAPSE you know if they didn’t get their taxpayer bailout. What about Joe Biden? I suppose he’s just too...

OMB Nominee Got $900,000 After Citigroup Bailout 0

OMB Nominee Got $900,000 After Citigroup Bailout

Remember the outrage when executives got big bonuses after their companies received government bailouts? Here is a reminder: From MSNBC: Pressure grows on AIG to return bonuses – Talking tougher by the hour, livid...

Bailouts Predicted by the New York Times in 1999 0

Bailouts Predicted by the New York Times in 1999

Jimmy Carter signed the Community Reinvestment Act in 1977. This required financial institutions to make loans to lower-income individuals in the communities they served. Non-compliance with this Act would prevent a bank or savings...

To the Victors Go the Spoils 2

To the Victors Go the Spoils

This is the only way to explain how an organization under investigation, indited for voter fraud, can receive bailout money and stimulus money. Obama owes them. ACORN employees across the country have been indicted...

Proof – Government IS the Problem 0

Proof – Government IS the Problem

Northern Trust, a Chicago based bank, a bank that received $1.6 billion in bailout money, was caught by TMZ, recently spending a fortune hosting a series of lavish parties and concerts to go along...

Crony Capitalism 3

Crony Capitalism

This was in my inbox from Newt: There’s a term that’s commonly applied to the economic systems of some Asian and Latin American countries. It’s “crony capitalism.” Crony capitalism is when government controls significant...

Wooden Arrows 1

Wooden Arrows

“Government is not the solution to our problem; government is the problem.” ~ Ronald Reagan Congress continues to live up to its 10% approval rating and passed the Senate version of the bailout bill...

Creative Economy Recovery Plan 2

Creative Economy Recovery Plan

This was forwarded to me and if it works or not, we’ll likely never know! The Birk Economic Recovery Plan I’m against the $85,000,000,000.00 bailout of AIG. Instead, I’m in favor of giving $85,000,000,000...

Bailout Defeated 0

Bailout Defeated

The House on Monday defeated a $700 billion emergency “rescue”. I am not surprised. In fact, to me it never looked like a good idea. On the up side, oil dropped $10 a barrel. The Republicans...