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Most Americans Oppose Mortgage Bailout for Borrowers

Most Americans oppose a mortgage bailout, both for borrowers and for lenders.  They oppose bailouts for homeowners by a roughly 2-to-1 margin (53 percent to 29 percent).  They oppose bailouts for lenders even more strongly, "by a 4-to-1 margin," according to pollster Rasmussen Reports. CEI earlier explained why mortgage bailouts are a terrible idea herehere, herehere, here, here, and here.