Wall Street Opinion: No More Aid for AIG

The Wall Street opinion about whether the government should have given more financial aid to AIG (AIG) is a resounding "No," according to an informal survey by TheStreet.com.

Here are the responses to our poll asking: Do you support the government's plan to give even more financial aid to AIG?

Yes. The company must be supported to keep the financial system from collapsing. (17.09%)

Yes. But the government needs to address the company's problems more quickly. (19.44%)

No. The company needs to sort out its issues without more funds. (16.11%)

No. Taxpayers have had enough of this. If it fails, it fails. (47.34%)

Hall is the editor of TheStreet.com. Previously, he served as deputy editor and chief innovation officer at The Orange County Register and as a news manager at Bloomberg News in Frankfurt, Amsterdam and Washington, D.C. As a reporter, he covered business and financial markets, worked in both print and television in the U.S. and Europe, and conducted in-depth investigative coverage at The Journal-Gazette in Fort Wayne, Ind. His work also has been published in a variety of newspapers including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and International Herald Tribune. Hall received a bachelor�s degree in journalism and political science from The Ohio State University and has taken graduate management science courses at Boston University.

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