US Treasury needs to help Tarp fraud

Author: | Published: 1 Sep 2009

The Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Programme’s (SigTarp) investigations of Tarp fraud would be easier if the US Treasury Department helped.

Treasury should grant SigTarp’s request for disclosure of banks’ use of Tarp funds, to allow faster investigations into Tarp fraud. Bankers’ counsel can be investigated for Tarp applications.

Treasury has...