Report: Bailout Estimation Off

Taxpayers To Lose $27 Billion From ’08 Program, It Says

Posted: January 31, 2013 at 2:31 a.m.

A government watchdog said Wednesday that U.S. taxpayers stand to lose $27 billion from the 2008 financial bailout, up from an estimate of $22 billion made in the fall.

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Panel hears sides on death penalty

Ray Krone of Arizona, who was wrongfully convicted of murder in 1992, and sentenced to death, gestures as he speaks  against the death penalty during a meeting of Senate Committee on Judiciary at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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