The fat cats want more money. Read The New York Times, Banks in Need of Even More Bailout Money.
Bull@#$%! It was all just a Ponzi scheme. Don't throw bad money after worse. The government should just get it over with and manage an orderly failure of the banks, many of which have close ties to current or former government officials.
New government motto - take from the poor to prop up the Ponzi scheme(s).