Dennis Kucinich’s questions on the bailout..

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“The $700 billion bailout for Wall Street is driven by fear, not fact,” Kucinich said on the House floor Sunday. “This is too much money in too a short a time going to too few people while too many questions remain unanswered. Why aren’t we having hearings on the plan we have just received? Why aren’t we questioning the underlying premise of the need for a bailout with taxpayers’ money? Why have we not considered any alternatives other than to give $700 billion to Wall Street? Why aren’t we asking Wall Street to clean up its own mess? Why aren’t we passing new laws to stop the speculation, which triggered this? Why aren’t we putting up new regulatory structures to protect investors? How do we even value the $700 billion in toxic assets?” 

1 thought on “Dennis Kucinich’s questions on the bailout..

  1. This man should be our President. I can’t say it enough. Take a look at his proposals and bills he has written aimed directly at getting positive change in Washington. They are at his web site. A lot of people talk the talk. This man walks the talk. I have never seen a person work harder for the people than Dennis Kucinich.

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