- Posted October 13, 2012 by
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Questions for Candy Crowley
Can Romney explain TARP as an investment adviser might?
As CEO of Bain, would you have recommended the firm take on managing a GM bankruptcy? Was the capital available and would you have taken the risk?
You describe Solyndra as proof of TARP's ineffectiveness.
Can you put Solyndra into the context of the performance of TARP overall and evaluate TARP's accountings as you would the entirety of Bain's portfolio? Haven't you said that Bain had winners and losers, too?
Solyndra cost $500 M
$412 B invested, $367 recovered (90%, and continuing to grow):
Is it inappropriate to consider future tax revenue from rescued companies and their employees as dividends on TARP, adding to the total return?