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originally posted by: Sovaka
Tesla paid back those loans with interest within the loan period... NONE of the banks that received the same loans did...
The Bailout Scorecard
Last update: Apr. 17, 2018
Altogether, accounting for both the TARP and the Fannie and Freddie bailout, $627B has gone out the door—invested, loaned, or paid out—while $390B has been returned.
The Treasury has been earning a return on most of the money invested or loaned. So far, it has earned $323B. When those revenues are taken into account, the government has realized a $86.6B profit as of Apr. 17, 2018. Source