Bailout veterans cash in

Monday, December 29, 2008

Happy days are here again for a group of former senior government officials who were involved in the savings and loan bailout of the 1990s. Now they are lawyers, investors, and lobbyists perfectly positioned to profit from the $700 billion being handed out by the U.S. Treasury Department. Eric Lipton of the New York Times gives The Takeaway his analysis.

Want more information? Check out Eric Lipton's article in the New York Times.

"Those people who know how to buy are getting ready to buy big right now."
— Eric Lipton on profiting from the bailout

Guests:

Eric Lipton

Contributors:

Nadia Zonis

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