Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
The quote is about federal bailout funding, and it comes from a Congressional Democrat.
As a result, the federal government’s reputation has been severely damaged according to a watchdog report about TARP released today.
Did the program put the brakes on the ultimate crumbling of our financial system? Yes.
Did the program help lend needed funds to the engine of our economy, small businesses? We’re not sure.
Did the program alleviate the possibility of more foreclosures? We’re not sure.
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