Still, the memoirs say that the move was designed to "safeguard American workers from widespread collapse."
Additionally, The Detroit News reveals that Bush finally decided to pull the trigger on the bailouts to keep Barack Obama from having to make a decision on the situation right off the bat. Bush writes that "I had to keep my successor in mind. I decided to treat him the way I would have liked to have been treated if I were in his position."
Decision Points will be released simultaneously in the U.S. and Canada in hardcopy, e-reader and audio formats.
[Source: The Detroit News | Image: Getty]