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Obama Tarp Funds

Sam Stein

Obama Will Only Use TARP Funds For One Component Of Jobs Push | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama administration will only use money from the Troubled Asset Relief Program to pay for one of the president's newly announced job-creation ini...

House Rejects Obama's Request For Rest Of TARP

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The House expressed its bipartisan anger over a massive financial bailout package Thursday as the Obama administration undertook to...

Obama Team To Prioritize Credit Flow In Use Of TARP Funds

Financial Times | Krishna Guha and Francesco Guerrera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business


What Today's Bailout Vote Says About the New Senate

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

What we've learned from today's bailout vote is that lots of our new senators - even those who campaigned as populists - are already under the spell of "the most exclusive club in the world."

Obama's First Vote: $350 Bailout Funds

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Seeking an early legislative victory, President-elect Barack Obama prevailed Thursday despite eroding Senate support for the financ...