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Taxpayers To Help Pay JPMorgan's Fine For Causing 2008 Financial Crisis
Business  (tags: too big to fail, Wall Street, AIG, financial crisis, banksters, Fraudclosure, Housing crisis, foreclosure, JPMorgan, 2008 financial crisis )

Judy
- 332 days ago - news.firedoglake.com
Feeling generous? You should, because you are about to help pay for JPMorgan's $13 billion fine for causing the 2008 financial crisis.
AIG CEO Robert Benmosche Compares Bonuses to Lynch Mobs
Business  (tags: Matt Taibbi, AIG, Robert Benmosche, CEO of AIG, bailout money and bonuses, Wall St. Journal, mortgage debacle )

Judy
- 362 days ago - rollingstone.com
The uproar over bonuses "was intended to stir public anger, to get everybody out there with their pitch forks and their hangman nooses, and all that - sort of like what we did in the Deep South [decades ago]. And I think it was just as bad..."
In Letter to Shareholders, Goldman Sachs Denies Wrongdoing, But Is 'Grateful' for Gov't Money
Business  (tags: Goldman Sachs, shareholders, record profits, bank bailouts, credit default swaps, AIG, Securities Industry and Financial Market, SIMFA, Dodd, Angelides )

Judy
- 1628 days ago - rawstory.com
Foremost among its denials was the company's vigorous defense of mortgage derivatives trading. In other words, Goldman Sachs never "bet against" its clients, according to the letter, which also stated that the company did nothing wrong with respect to AIG
AIG, Others Routinely Denying Care To Contractors Injured In Iraq, Afghanistan
Business  (tags: Aig, Aig Denying Insurance To War Contractors, Aig War Contractors, Iraq War Contractors, Propublica, War Contractors Insurance, Business News )

Blue
- 1983 days ago - propublica.org
Aig, Aig Denying Insurance To War Contractors, Aig War Contractors, Iraq War Contractors, Propublica, War Contractors Insurance, Business News
Take Action: Extreme Makeover - AIG Edition
Business  (tags: americans, consumers, bailout, aig, economy, business, corruption, dishonesty, corporate, finance, greed, abuse, corruption, ethics, investing, government, money, politics )

Tom
- 2012 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We the people now own 80% of American International Group (AIG) thanks to our nearly $200 billion bailout "bonus." Everyone likes to make a clean start, so what better way to launch our new relationship with AIG than to give our purchase a new name?
AIG CEO Asks Employees to Repay Some Bonus Money
Business  (tags: AIG, abuse, business, corruption, cover-up, economy, politics, money )

Cal
- 2013 days ago - reuters.com
The head of AIG said he was trying to prevent the company from collapsing when he allowed the payment of $165 million in bonuses that have stoked outrage stretching from the White House to Main Street.
Stop AIG Bonuses Please Sign
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, corporate, AIG )

Stephanie
- 2014 days ago - uspirg.org
AIG, which has received more than $170 billion in taxpayer bailout money, has just awarded $165 million in bonuses to its top management.
Senator Suggests AIG Execs Should Kill Themselves Video
Business  (tags: ethics, congress, abuse, republicans, business, AIG, lies, dishonesty, corruption )

Susan
- 2015 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Iowa Sen. Charles Grassley suggested that AIG executives should take a Japanese approach toward accepting responsibility for the collapse of the insurance giant by resigning or killing themselves.The Republican lawmaker's harsh comments came during an
Wall Street Whine: We Can't Live On $500,000!
Business  (tags: Investment Banking, Obama, President Obama, Salary, Salary Cap, Wall Street, John Thain, Ken Lewis, Merrill Lynch, AIG, Goldman Sachs, CitiGroup, Citibank, Sandy Weil, Business News )

Blue
- 2050 days ago - nypost.com
Bankers expect autoworkers to live on $25,000/YR ($12/HR.). So, this amount is still 20 times what they think is adequate for the working man/woman. And remember, this is ONLY for the ones who accept tax money.
BLOW THE WHISTLE: Bailed Out Firms Wasting Money? Tell Us About It
Business  (tags: Aig, Bailout Bandits, Bailout Bill, Bank Bailout, Bank Of America, John Thain, Merrill Lynch, Tarp, Politics News )

Blue
- 2054 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The spending of taxpayer money to help resuscitate the nation's economy is one of the major stories of the year. As such, it demands extensive scrutiny. This is a request that you help us with the task.
10 Worst Corporations of 2008 : Hall of Infamy of Plunder & Abuses, Social & Political
Business  (tags: 2008, worst corporations, Multinational Monitor, 20th anniversary, responsibility, deregulation, non-enforcement, improper, political influence, Cargill, food profiteers, AIG, Chevron, Constellation Energy, CNPC, fueling, violence, Darfur, Dole )

LucyKalei
- 2123 days ago - alternet.org
20th anniversary of MultinationalMonitor's annual list of yr's Worst Corps is a winner: financial meltdown/economic crisis showed corps left to own devices will destroy themselves & system that nurtures them. Saving life still not good business, either..
AIG's Lords and Lady of the Hunt May Find Themselves Under Attack After Luxury Trip
Business  (tags: AIG, Bailout, Paulson, Bernanke, Bush, Republicans, Neocons, PNAC, bank failures, illegal wars, mortgage crisis, US taxpayers, coverup, corruption, finance, economy )

Blue
- 2168 days ago - nydailynews.com
4 Top AIG Execs flipped U.S. taxpayers the bird by spending $86,000 on a partridge hunt at an English country manor as the feds gave their struggling firm billions to stay afloat.
AIG Executives Cancel Planned California Spa Retreat - Update
Business  (tags: AIG, bailout, spa, retreat, Half Moon Bay, California )


- 2173 days ago - nydailynews.com
Still smarting from their spanking for blowing $500,000 at a swanky resort after getting an $85 billion taxpayer bailout, AIG execs have cancelled a planned spa weekend at a posh California hotel.
Senator Max Baucus Wants Answers From Bernanke About AIG
Business  (tags: AIG, Max Baucus, Ben Bernanke, bailout, fraud, corruption )

RC
- 2173 days ago - bloomberg.com
Senate Finance Committee chairman Baucus asked for hard answers about AIG and its free-spending activities and wants a reply by October 23. One of his major questions: "Who can we fire?"
Tell AIG to Pay Back $400K From Spa Retreat
Business  (tags: dishonesty, AIG, bailout, crisis, abuse, consumers, investments, news, politics, corporate, americans )

Rosa
- 2173 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell AIG executives we will not pay for their lifestyles of excess, when millions of Americans cannot afford basic necessities. Demand that they pay back the treasury $440,000 to cover the cost of their outrageous spa retreat.
 

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