TARP: Even the lie within the lie within the lie is a lie
(TARP is the the only bailout*, (and a good deal for the taxpayers, (and the endlessly repeated talking point, they paid it all back))). Taking the lies in order:
1. TARP, at $700 billion is a tiny figleaf compared to the $26 trillion bailout total;
2. TARP was a rotten deal for the taxpayers. The banksters really needed the money, yet were given the easiest of terms;
and now we discover:
NOTE * Even AP headline repeats this lie: "Taxpayers still owed $132.9B from bailout: report"