President Obama said he does not "begrudge" the $17 million bonus awarded to JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Jamie Dimon or the $9 million issued to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. CEO Lloyd Blankfein.

The president said in response to a question that while $17 million is "an extraordinary amount of money" for Main Street, "there are some baseball players who are making more than that and don't get to the World Series either, so I'm shocked by that as well."

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