Seeing the Personal Side of the Mortgage Crisis

Who should, or should not, be bailed out by the federal government in the subprime mortgage debacle? Do homeowners need help, or do they need to live with the consequences of their actions?

When it gets down to a personal level, it's hard not to believe that the government should lend a hand.

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