Geithner Confirms Treasury Asked Dodd For Bonuses Loophole | Talking Points Memo

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner has confirmed that his department did press Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT) to water down the executive-bonus limits included in last month’s stimulus bill, delivering a boost to the beleaguered Dodd — but at a greater potential cost to his own damaged credibility on Capitol Hill.

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