$627.4 Billion on bailouts under Bushes
That's BEFORE the $700 BILLION more this Bush wants to add!!!
"I got to figure, we all got to figure. There's some way to stop this. It's not like lightening or earthquakes. We've got a bad thing made by men, and by God that's something we can change." Grapes of Wrath
History of U.S. Gov't Bailouts
September 22, 2008 1:35 pm EDT
With the flurry of recent government bailouts--and a much larger one likely on the way--we decided to try to put them in perspective. The circles below represent the size of U.S. government bailout, calculated in 2008 dollars. They are also in chronological order: http://www.propublica.org/special/government-bailouts