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Wall Street Bonuses Total 1% Of GDP

This post on the Democratic Underground highlights the point: “Our total GDP for the nation is about $14 trillion. 2009 bonuses are around $140 billion. So, 1% of our total economic output for 2009 is going to the banking mafia’s pockets. Not even the banks themselves – JUST THE BANKERS. Just amazing.” Major U.S. banks…