Eye on the Bailout: New Bailout Page: How Deep Is the Gov't in the Red?
- Newbailout, next $350B, usual suspects. Alarkon, Walter // Hill;2/10/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 15, p1
The article discusses the issue concerning the implementation of the $700 billion financial rescue package by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama.
- Presidential comfort zone. Goddard, Ben // Hill;3/26/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 36, p25
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- AKRON BEACON JOURNAL. // Hill;1/9/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p14
The article reports on the implications regarding President-elect Barack Obama's stimulus package plan in the U.S.
- Obama bailout program takes shape. Hoxter, Curtis J. // Caribbean Business;2/26/2009, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p14
The article discusses the core elements included in U.S. President Barack Obama's bailout program which is supported by the Treasury. One element is a new Capital Assistance Program to help ensure U.S. banking institutions have sufficient capital to resist the challenges ahead. Also included are...
- Banks face rising pressure to put fed funds to work. Elstein, Aaron // Crain's New York Business;1/26/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p1
The article reports that banks in the U.S. are facing a rising pressure to start filing reports in February 2009, detailing what they are doing with the cash they received as federal bailout money. Although nearly $200bn has been given as federal bailouts, many banks have cut back sharply on...
- Local banks fear TARP-like bypass. Hendersonand, Tom; Kaffer, Nancy // Crain's Detroit Business;2/8/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p3
The article discusses U.S. President Barak Obama's proposal to give small banks 30 billion dollars in bailout loans repaid by Wall Street institutions to boost small-business lending. Michael Tierney, president at Peoples State Bank, says that most community banks in Southeastern Michigan are...
- White House Puts Bank Tax on Table. // American Banker;1/12/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 6, p12
The article reports that the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama is mulling a proposal to recover federal monies spend on bailing out the financial industry by imposing a fee on banks. One variation would assess a fee on bank liabilities, while another would target banks' profits. No...
- $1 Trillion. Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News;3/26/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 13, p1
The article looks at the financial rescue plan announced by U.S. President Barack Obama that will enable the banks in the country to resume lending to consumers and businesses. The plan is that the U.S. government will absorb all the assets of banks that prevent them from continuing their...
- The populist upheaval -- where is it headed and who can lead? Case, John // People's Weekly World;4/11/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 41, p9
The author comments on the populist outrage over bonuses and bailouts while millions of people are left with no medical and employment benefits amid the financial crisis. According to the author, the political capital of the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama is running out so as to...