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54 Senators and Banks: “Senators Held Stock in Bailed-Out Banks,” by Reid Wilson and Kevin Bogardus, June 13, 2009, www.truthout.org. 55 TARP quote: “Good Billions After Bad,” by Donald R. Barlett and James B. Steele, Vanity Fair, October 2009. 56 TARP report: “Thievery Under the TARP,” by Robert Scheer, April 22, 2009, www.truthout.org. 57 TARP quote: “no problem here”: “Good Billions After Bad,” by Donald R. Barlett and James B. Steele, Vanity Fair, October 2009. 58 TARP program: Ibid. 59 GE Capital: “How a Loophole Benefits GE in Bank Rescue,” by Jeff Gerth and Brady Dennis, originally in ProPublica and Washington Post, June 29, 2009, www.truthout.org. 60 Goldman as Obama donor: Taibbi, “The Great American Bubble Machine,” op.cit. 61 Obama contributions: Center for Responsive Politics. 62 Summers and earnings: “Awake and Sing!”, by Frank Rich, New York Times, April 12, 2009. 63 Summers crusade: “Larry Summers, Tim Geithner, and Wall Street’s Ownership of Government,” by Glenn Greenwald, April 4, 2009, www.salon.com. 64 Geithner’s proposal: “Member and Overseer of the Finance Club,” by Jo Becker and Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times, April 27, 2009. 65 Geithner’s phone contacts: “When Wall St. Calls, Geithner Answers,” www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/10/08/business/main5371216.shtml%20. 66 Geithner chief of staff: “Obama’s top economic adviser is greedy and highly compromised,” by Matt Taibbi, April 10, 2009, www.alternet.org. 67 Blankenfein compensation: “AP Study Finds $1.6 billion went to bailed-out

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