The Financial Times (UK) has done the digging -- and points out a reasonable question: where was Secretary Henry Paulsen when the trading of junk mortgages he now condemns as "irresponsible" was going on? What they learned about the former chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs:
And this guy wants Congress to give him unregulated authority to play with $700 billion of our money?
For starters, he could donate that $18.7 million bonus. But really -- why is Congress even listening to this guy?
H/t Just World News. Go over there and scroll down to read about the price China seems to be asking for helping the U.S. economy -- how about Taiwan?