Why Not Just Turn Off Their Heat And Hot Water 'Til They Return The Money?

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That oughta show 'em Congress means business!

The House Financial Services Committee will consider legislation to prohibit any bonus payments by companies who have received government bailout funds, until investments are repaid in full, chairman Barney Frank said on Thursday.
The measure, to be considered next Tuesday, would prohibit any compensation arrangements that are unreasonable or excessive for these companies, the panel said in a statement.
The bill would also bar bailed-out companies from paying any bonus to any employee, regardless of when any bonus was agreed to, the statement said.

House panel to consider prohibition on bonus payment [Reuters]

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