Study: Auto Bailout Saved 1.5 Million Jobs, Billions In Taxes | Talking Points Memo

The U.S. government’s decision to bailout the auto industry in 2009 in the midst of the Great Recession saved 1.5 million jobs and and $105.3 billion in personal and social insurance tax collections, according to a study conducted by the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) in Ann Arbor, Mich.

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