PBS NewsHour TARP Top Cop Neil Barofsky on Drug Lords and Mortgage Fraud
Paul Solman talks to former TARP cop Neil Barofsky about prosecuting mortgage fraud. Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: TARP Top Cop Neil Barofsky on Drug Lords and Mortgage Fraud
TARP cop Neil Barofsky, appointed by President Bush and retained by President Obama to prevent fraud in the nearly-trillion-dollar Troubled Assets Relief Program, talks to Paul Solman about why he took a job he didn't want, his brush with death in his previous job -- pursuing drug lords in Colombia -- and what he learned prosecuting mortgage fraud before the crisis hit.
Premiere Date: 08/07/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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