What kind of hearings has this been? Where were the independent economists and researchers? Where were the charts and actual figures of what's needed?
With only a 2-page "plan" they expected to take the money and hit the door without filling in any details. $700 BILLION? $1 TRILLION? I don't keep that kind of cash just lying around ya know.
Just because 2 puppets (beggars) come to you with a sad tale, does that mean that you must play by THEIR rules? These clowns knew long ago what was coming down the road.
Actually I might ease up on them a bit. Who else would even take their jobs? After all, I think that Ben is MUCH better than Alan "Mr. Bubble" Greenspan. I just may give them a little credit for trying.
Something THIS important should've had ALL the trimmings. Instead it's the Paulson & Bernanke show produced by the Bush Corp.