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Bailout Contracts

Rewriting Contracts Now Seen As Acceptable

New York Times | MARY WILLIAMS WALSH and JONATHAN GLATER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Contracts everywhere are under assault. The depth of the recession and the use of taxpayer dollars to bail out companies have made it politically a...

Thomas B. Edsall

The End Of Bailout Transparency: How Treasury Lets Private Institutions Hide Public Money

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas B. Edsall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In the early days, every public official associated with TARP--the $700 billion Targeted Asset Relief Program--promised openness and transparency. "W...

Bush Treasury Dept. Redacts More Bailout Contracts

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Sirota

This suggests to me is that even parts of the Establishment and the business community are waking to how the intersection of kleptocracy and this bailout bill could continue to undermine confidence in the economy.