Shutting Down TARP & Saving Taxpayers $8 Billion: More to Come

March 6, 2011 | Posted by Speaker Boehner’s Press Office   

This week, the House will begin the process of shutting down the TARP bailout program, saving taxpayers $8 billion in mandatory spending — with more savings to come. Economists agree that immediate and meaningful spending cuts are needed to help promote private-sector job creation. Read more about GOP efforts to cut spending and create a better environment for job growth below. And check out the weekly Republican address by Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) who says the path to prosperity lies in liberating our economy from the shackles of big government and out-of-control spending: Click To Read More..