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Mitt and Ann Romney (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Bailout Double Standard

Romney negotiated a $10 million federal bailout for his company, but has called for foreclosures to be allowed to “hit bottom” and letting Detroit go bankrupt.

07/25/2012

Citigroup Headquarters In New York (credit: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Treasury Announces Citigroup Warrant Auction

Sale of the warrants gives the holder the right to buy Citigroup common stock at a fixed price.

01/24/2011

People watch the screens inside an Off-Track Betting parlor in midtown Manhattan. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Officials Warn NYC Off-Track Betting Could Shut Down

Officials are warning that the New York City Off-Track Betting Corp. could be forced to shut down in December unless state lawmakers approve a bailout of the operation.

11/28/2010

The logo of the American International Group (AIG) is seen at its offices - New York, NY - Feb 24, 2009 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

AIG Reaches Deal To Repay Gov’t Bailout Money

New York-based AIG was one of the hardest hit financial companies by the credit crisis and received the largest bailout the government doled out.

09/30/2010

The Pine Street headquarters of American International Group Inc. (AIG) in lower Manhattan is shown on March 23, 2009, after the troubled insurer took their name down over the weekend from the front of their Water Street building. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP)

Report: AIG, Government Discuss Bailout Repayment

The plan would begin with the Treasury Department converting $49 billion in preferred stock it holds in AIG into common shares, according to the report.

09/14/2010

The Pine Street headquarters of American International Group Inc. (AIG) in lower Manhattan is shown on March 23, 2009, after the troubled insurer took their name down over the weekend from the front of their Water Street building. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP)

AIG Repaying Nearly $4 Billion In Federal Loans

In its single biggest repayment of bailout loans so far, American International Group Inc. said Monday it is paying back nearly $4 billion in taxpayer aid with proceeds from a recent debt sale.

08/23/2010