Thursday, March 19, 2009

Hope that included Wal-mart's $2-billion!!!!

House passes bill taxing AIG and other bonuses

By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press Writer

WASHINGTON – The Democratic-led House overwhelmingly approved a bill on Thursday to slap punishing taxes on big employee bonuses from AIG and other firms bailed out by taxpayers. The vote was 328-93. "We want our money back and we want our money back now for the taxpayers," said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.




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