Federal Financial Market Rescue Plan, Part 2

Witnesses testified about recent turmoil in the financial markets, regulation of investment banking procedures, and on the need to enact… read more

Witnesses testified about recent turmoil in the financial markets, regulation of investment banking procedures, and on the need to enact legislation quickly on the Bush Administration $700 billion bailout plan. Among the topics raised were government intervention in private markets, the sweeping powers to be given to the Treasury Secretary, the burden put on taxpayers, and the lack of time before Congress recesses for further consideration of the plan. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Federal Financial Market Rescue Plan, Part 2

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Program ID:
281318-102
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 24, 2008
Last Aired:
Sep 25, 2008

Airing Details

  • Sep 24, 2008 | 2:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 24, 2008 | 2:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 24, 2008 | 7:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 24, 2008 | 11:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 25, 2008 | 6:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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