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2008 Bailout

Sixty Years in Journalism: Fed Watching

Irv Chapman | Posted 06.15.2015 | Media
Irv Chapman

As a correspondent for two business news networks (CNN and Bloomberg), I had to listen to almost every public utterance of Chairman Greenspan and his successor, Ben Bernanke.

U.S. Officially Ends The Auto Bailout, WIth A Profit

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2015 | Politics

(Adds details on timing of sale, share price movements) WASHINGTON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - The United States closed out its last big inves...

Senator Targets 'Too Big To Jail' Banks

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 03.28.2013 | Politics

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is preparing to introduce legislation that would break up the notorious “too big to fail” banks, The Hill reported Wed...

Bailed-Out Company Wants Millions In Taxes Back

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.05.2012 | Business

American International Group, the insurance giant saved by a massive federal bailout, wants some tax money back – from 1991. AIG is suing in Fe...

Taxpayers Still Owed Hundreds Of Billions From Bailout

AP | MARCY GORDON and DANIEL WAGNER | Posted 03.27.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON — Companies that were bailed out during the financial crisis still owe U.S. taxpayers nearly $133 billion. Treasury's plans to recoup...