Where the bailouts stand, in 1 graphic

3:27 pm
Mon September 10, 2012

Where the bailouts stand, in 1 graphic

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Planet Money breaks down the "how much they got" and "how much they've paid back" of the bailouts of the financial system and auto industry. Check it out via the link.
  • Source: Npr
  • | Via: Planet Money
It's been four years since the U.S. launched a massive bailout of the financial system and the auto industry. While much of the bailout money has been paid back, the government still owns large shares in companies such as AIG and GM, and has yet to recoup some $200 billion in bailouts.