START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Business

CEOs Gone Wild: Bailed-Out Wells Fargo Plans Lavish Corporate Getaway to Vegas
Business  (tags: barack obama, ceos, bailout, wells fargo )

Barry
- 2062 days ago - alternet.org
What are the President and Congress doing to curb Wall Street greed?
Bailed Out Bankers To Be Hauled Before Congress
Business  (tags: Bailout, Banking Crisis, Banks, Barney Frank, Politics News )

Blue
- 2066 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Rep. Barney Frank plans to call the heads of major bailed-out banks to testify before his committee next week, two aides to the House Financial Services Committee chairman said. Go get 'em, Barney!
Banker of the Day : TARP
Business  (tags: TARP, bankers, bank failures, DAVOS, CEOs, CDSs, credit derivative sweaps, credit crunch, bonuses, corruption, corporate jets, finance, bailout, stimulus, Bernanke, Bush )

Blue
- 2066 days ago - correntewire.com
If atonement is difficult, retribution may prove "brutally difficult" As Sternlicht sees it, "everyone wants a head, and that's not reasonable. To do that, you'd need to take out the top 20 executives at the 300 biggest financial firms." Why not?
Banker of the Day : Sky-High Arrogance: Former Citi Citibank CEO Used Corporate Jet For Luxe Family Vacation After $45 Billion B
Business  (tags: Citibank, Citigroup, Sandy Weil, CEOs, bailout, TARP, bank failures, mortgage crisis, bonuses, vacations, corporate jets, overspending, corruption, stockholders, layoffs, investments, foreclosures )

Blue
- 2066 days ago - nypost.com
Just weeks after Citigroup averted total collapse with a $45 billion shot in the arm of taxpayer cash, Sandy Weill, 75, hopped aboard the tanking bank's Bombardier BD 700 Global Expres with his wife and daughter, son-in-law nd grandkids .. TO MEXICO!
Senate Republicans Kill Auto Bailout Bill
Business  (tags: Detroit's Big Three, Bailout, Republicans )

Kristi
- 2117 days ago - latimes.com
A last-ditch attempt at compromise fails, increasing the risk of bankruptcy for one of Detroit's Big Three and more turmoil for the overall economy.
Regional Banks Get Treasury Money
Business  (tags: Bailout, Bailout Plan, Banks, Capital One Financial, Economy, Federal Reserve, Finance, Financial Crisis, Henry Paulson, SunTrust Banks, Treasury Department, Bush, Bernanke, Paulson, Republicans, Neocons, PNAC, bank failures, Business News )

Blue
- 2163 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
MarketWatch: The biggest of the banks were planning on using some of the bailout money to buy smaller banks rather than rewrite loans and save borrowers. They are actually and boldly planning to use taxpayer dollars to finance their Merger and Acquisition
Wall Street Bankers in Line for $70bn Payout
Business  (tags: bailout, scandal, ethics, corruption )

Hans
- 2172 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Staff at six banks including Goldman Sachs and Citigroup are in line to pick up the payouts despite being the beneficiaries of a $700bn bail-out from the US government that has already prompted criticism. Greed kills but not the bankers.....
FDIC Chief Sheila Bair: Bailout Helps Banks, Does Little for Homeowners
Business  (tags: Sheila Bair, FDIC, bailout, banks, mortgages, brokerage firms, homeowners )

RC
- 2175 days ago - online.wsj.com
In a break with other top administration officials, the head of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (that insures our bank savings up to a temporary limit of $250,000) sharply criticized the current bailout for institutionalizing its rescue efforts.
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
- 2176 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 )


- 2181 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
- 2181 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
- 2181 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.
Wachovia Outdoes AIG in Executive Rewards With Our Tax Dollars
Business  (tags: Wachovia, bailout, tax dollars, cruise, Greek islands )

RC
- 2181 days ago - latimes.com
Oh yes indeed - Wachovia is eagerly its awaiting bailout with our billions. In the meantime, its top brokers will enjoy a cruise of the Greek isles. 75 employees, with their spouses or significant others, will cruise on our dime - all expenses paid.
Bailout Scandal So Soon? AIG Executives Blow $440,000 on Retreat One Week Later
Business  (tags: AIG, bailout, Senator Henry Waman, tax dollars, waste, House hearing )

RC
- 2184 days ago - voices.washingtonpost.com
I'm sure this retreat at the St. Regis Resort Monarch Beach is going to do wonders for our moribund economy. Revealed during a hearing on AIG at a House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Sen. Henry Waxman and others blasted AIG.
It Keeps Growing and Growing and Growing...
Business  (tags: bailout, Federal reserve, unsecured debt, innflation, money, world economy, moneylending )

RC
- 2184 days ago - nytimes.com
Despite the Miracle of the Sacred Bailout, the world economy is shattering & sinking. Now the Federal Reserve has a new brainstorm: "Hey kids, let's buy vast amounts of unsecured short-term debt that companies use to finance their day-to-day activities!"

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Business

Most Active Stories Today in Business tagged with bailout

top story finders in Business

1. Natasha Salgado 20 popular stories

2. Kay m. 18 popular stories

3. Richard S. 16 popular stories

4. Laura H. 16 popular stories

5. JL A. 16 popular stories

6. Brian M. 15 popular stories

7. Dalia H. 14 popular stories

8. Carole K. 13 popular stories

9. AniMae Chi 12 popular stories

10. Ana MESNER 12 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!