Warren, Vitter Unveil Fed Bill to Reduce Bailouts

Finkle, Victoria
May 2015
American Banker;5/14/2015, Vol. 180 Issue 74, p0
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The article discusses the Bailout Prevention Act, a bill introduced by U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat, and David Vitter, a Republican, which would limit the authority of the U.S. Federal Reserve Board to make emergency loans so as to avoid bank bailouts in any future financial crisis.


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