Small Business Bailout?

[picapp src=”0301/0000301345.jpg?adImageId=5829324&imageId=304673″ width=”234″ height=”156″ /]According to an article from Bloomberg.com, Senator Mark Warner (Dem-VA) is calling on the Obama administration to do more for small business. Warner believes that more of the $700 billion TARP funds should be used to give direct help to small business.

“The original notion of the TARP was, we were going to help Main Street by bailing out Wall Street,” Warner said in an interview. “We’ve seen Wall Street recover, but we have not seen Main Street reap the direct benefits.”

Hard to argue with that.  With the DOW topping 10,000 this week, maybe it’s time for Uncle Sam to step in and help businesses who actually create American jobs.

Read the full article here.