Bailout logic

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December 19, 2008 @ 6:42 UTC

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Economy & Trade, Labor & Immigration

So, let me get this straight: You approve, without review, almost a trillion dollars to bail out the financial companies who created this mess to begin with, and who need the money to cover their bad mortgages. That, you have no problem with. But when the Car industry, whose existence fuels almost 3 million jobs, whether in factories, service centers, support industries and the business that depend on those businesses, only requires 34 billion, you say no, cut the amount in half, and then start to fight even over what little you intend to give them? So money to pay off your friends' debts, ok. Money to save US jobs, no?

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