Half of Americans Oppose Bailout for Troubled Homeowners

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 · Forty-five percent (45%) of Americans oppose the federal government subsidizing mortgage payments for financially troubled homeowners, according to a new rasmussen reports national telephone survey. Thirty-eight percent (38%) think government subsidies are a good idea, and 18% are not sure which course is best to follow.

 · WASHINGTON (CNN)– A national poll suggests that six in 10 Americans oppose using taxpayer money to help the ailing major U.S. auto companies.

 · Not since the Depression has a larger share of Americans owed more on their homes than they are worth. With the collapse of the housing boom, nearly 8.8 million homeowners, or 10.3 percent of the total, are underwater. That is more than double the percentage just a year ago, according to a new estimate of the damage by Moody’s Economy.com.

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and it has contributed tens of billions to the bailout of the American International Group, the insurance conglomerate. It is also used to subsidize loan modifications for troubled homeowners. ..

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It was an all-too-rare turn of events for the U.S. political system-the opinions of ordinary Americans actually mattered in what happened. At the same time, though, there’s a sense of foreboding. If.

The passage into U.S. law on October 3, 2008, of the 0 billion financial-sector rescue plan is the latest in the long history of U.S. government bailouts that go back to the Panic of 1792, when.

In its quarterly report to Congress, the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program said the Treasury Department’s bailout cost estimate for American International. bailout by.

One Year Later, HAMP Servicers Modify 170,000 Mortgages One item that is conspicuously absent from Dodd-Frank is GSE reform. We have no issue with its absence, as the tenuous state of the housing market precludes any serious change to the. With a sub-3%.

But Bloomberg news calculated that the true cost of bank bailout for American taxpayers is approximately $12.8 trillion and the full extent of the bailout has escaped public scrutiny. For a.

Bush attempted to jump-start the economy with a jolt of hundreds of billions of dollars, Obama is doubling down on the bailout bets. In the Troubled Assets Relief. Story Continued Below I opposed.

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