Payback Time? House Approves Bonus Tax

In a move to quell the growing outrage over the massive bonuses given to employees of companies such as AIG, the U.S. House of Representatives voted today to heavily tax the money doled out by large companies that took federal bailout money. As they debated the bill, Democrats said enough is enough. "The American people have said no, and they have said, 'Hell no, give us our money back,'" said Rep. Earl Pomeroy, D-N.D. New York Democrat Charles Rangel said the companies need to "stop the...Full Story
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