Government Spends Equivalent Of Entire US Student Debt To Rally Stock Market For 15 Minutes

Above Photo: Feature photo | Tom Greene, the Vice President of Building Operations at the New York Stock Exchange, rings the opening bell, March 13, 2020. Mark Lennihan | AP

The money spent was equal to the total amount of US student debt, more than twice as much as the Wall Street bailout of 2008 and nearly 30 times the net worth of former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, the richest man to ever run for president.