[Romney] “supported the Wall Street bailout, putting America trillions in debt.”

Claim: [Romney] “supported the Wall Street bailout, putting America trillions in debt.”

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Sponsor(s): Red White and Blue Fund

Air Dates: Mar. 15-20, 2012

Total Estimated Spending On This Claim: $55,801

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FactCheck.org’s Summary: “Only $250 billion was loaned to Wall Street bankers through TARP, and those loans have actually turned a profit for the American taxpayer.” Click here to read more

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