Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Bob Corker tries to shut barn door after

entire herd has escaped and stands in the back 40 laughing and having a beer.


“I’m going to show some cards here: I hope they’re way, way on the back burner some place,” Corker said of any other rescue ideas. “That may disappoint you. I read an article this morning where there was some discussion about an injection into GM and Chrysler.

“Once you start down that path, what industry is it that we do not deal with? To be honest, that’s what my conversation with Hank was about this morning – that I don’t think that was the spirit with which (the bailout) was put forth.”