bailout

  1. bajisima

    Trump to offer 12 billion to farmers hurt by tariffs

    Wall Street is loving this. The Trump administration plans to offer billions of dollars in aid to farmers hit by tariffs on their goods, an emergency bailout intended to ease the pain caused by Trump's escalating trade war in key electoral states, people briefed on the plan told CNBC. The...
  2. L

    Trump’s Bizarre Bid To Bailout Coal And Nuclear

    By Nick Cunningham - Jun 05, 2018, 5:00 PM CDT The Trump administration is pulling out all the stops to give a leg up to coal and nuclear, moving to take unprecedented action to intervene in the U.S. electricity markets to essentially bail out failing plants as they face an existential threat...
  3. Southern Dad

    Puerto Rico Super Chapter 9 Bailout

    Puerto Rico is broke. They are going to default on their bonds. Now, Representative Pedro R. Pierluisi of Puerto Rico has proposed a bill which would treat the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico like a state allowing them to declare a super chapter 9 bankruptcy which would have the federal government...
  4. bajisima

    Greek bailout shows signs of failing

    Seems like a familiar road.. "The European Union’s agreement to provide Greece with the 86 billion euros, or $95 billion, bailout that Athens needs to stay solvent is beginning to show signs of strain, with creditors threatening to delay an October payment as Greek Prime Minister Alexis...
  5. BodyDouble

    Another Solar Project Government Boondoggle, Another Government Bailout

    First Solyndra, now this. And there are several others. A $539,000,000 Federal GRANT to pay off their $1,600,000,000 Federal LOAN? And the taxpayers will receive NONE of the millions in revenues the plant will generate over the next 30 years? Really? World's largest solar plant applying...
  6. bajisima

    Bailout for the health insurers coming?

    Is a bailout for the nations health insurers on its way? Seems the administration has signed papers that will do just that if needed. Should there be one? Thoughts? "The Obama administration has quietly adjusted key provisions of its signature healthcare law to potentially make billions...
  7. nonsqtr

    the GM bailout cost us 10.5 billion dollars

    Treasury sells rest of GM stock, ends bailout with $10.5-billion loss - latimes.com So, we lost 20% on our investment but we "saved the auto industry". Was it worth it?
  8. BoiseBo

    New Study: Auto bailout saved at LEAST 2.6 million jobs and 105 billion in taxes

    We just sold off the last of our shares in GM, and even the conservative Washington Examiner (owned by the same Denver billionaire who owns Weekly Standard) calls it a resounding success! Thanks Mr. President, but remember.. Willard Mittens takes a lot of credit for that! :cool: Vroom...
  9. T

    The 16 Trillion Dollar Bailout The Federal Reserve Handed To The Too Big To Fail Bank

    Have You Heard About The 16 Trillion Dollar Bailout The Federal Reserve Handed To The Too Big To Fail Banks? full article According to the GAO audit, $16.1 trillion in secret loans were made by the Federal Reserve between December 1, 2007 and July 21, 2010. The following list of firms and...
  10. ptif219

    Examiner Editorial: GM got bailout, now ships jobs to China

    Obama is helping GM ship jobs to China. This on top of the fact Obama lost billions of dollare on the bailout Examiner Editorial: GM got bailout, now ships jobs to China | WashingtonExaminer.com
  11. bajisima

    FHA needs a bailout

    "The Federal housing agency said Friday it needs a $1.7 billion bailout from the Treasury to cover projected losses in a mortgage programs for seniors. At issue are reverse mortgage programs, which allow seniors to borrow against their homes for everyday living expenses. Carol Galante is...
  12. Spookycolt

    Republicans move to halt ObamaCare 'bailout' for angry unions

    Here we go again with Obama playing fucking favorites with his union buddies. This crap really needs to stop. Republicans move to halt ObamaCare 'bailout' for angry unions | Fox News
  13. bajisima

    Bank chairman used bailout money for a luxury condo

    A bank chairman of a small bank has been fined $100,00 for misuse of bailout money. He used money from the 1.4 million his bank was to receive to buy himself a luxury condo in FLorida. $100,000 fine..really? I love how we gave bailout and stimulus money with no oversight. Feds: Bank chairman...
  14. A

    Bail-out Is Out, Bail-in Is In

    The new rules for keeping the too-big-to-fail banks alive: use creditor funds, including uninsured deposits, to recapitalize failing banks. But isn’t that theft? Perhaps, but it’s legal theft. By law, when you put your money into a deposit account, your money becomes the property of the...
  15. meridian5455

    Detroit Liberal wants "bailout" for voting for Obama

    Detroit councilwoman to Obama: We voted for you, now bail us out - Fox 2 News Headlines http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oKUwRbrmlgw I know that liberals hate Fox, but this woman comes out and says that she expects Obama to pay her back for voting for him.
  16. Inkslinger

    UAW says Romney got $15M from auto bailout

    Riddle me this RWers.... why are you voting for this?
  17. ptif219

    Obama: ‘We Got Back Every Dime’ of Bailout; CBO: Bailout Will Lose $24 Billion

    Once again Obama is caught in a lie. We can not believe a word he says which means he should not be President Obama:
  18. nonsqtr

    Euro-Zone permanent bailout fund

    Check this one out. So, the EuroZone is establishing a "permanent bailout fund", it's supposed to be 500 billion Euros. Guess how they're doing it? Read: Listen to what they're telling you here. There's only 80 billion of actual cash in the fund. The rest is callable, meaning, they're going...
  19. Tedminator

    FORD CEO: Without Auto Bailout, Entire Industry "Would Have Been In Real Trouble"

    Ford CEO Tells Fox's Cavuto: Without Auto Bailout, Entire Industry "Would Have Been In Real Trouble" | Video | Media Matters for America Its a good thing the Romney/Ryan plan of letting the US auto industry die wasn't followed. Imagine how bad our economy would be now if the industry that makes...
  20. michaelr

    The Federal Bailout That Saved Mitt Romney

    The Federal Bailout That Saved Mitt Romney So the liberal Mitt "the welfare recipient" Romney isn't just a liar, but a thief as well. Why would you "republicans" vote for Romney, he is everything the GOP used to hate!!!!!