Senate Showdown Nears Over TAG Program Extension

Adler, Joe; Finkle, Victoria
December 2012
American Banker;12/7/2012, Vol. 177 Issue F347, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses negotiations in the U.S. Senate as of December 2012 regarding a proposed extension of the federal Transaction Account Guarantee (TAG) program. Topics include the effects of bipartisanship in the U.S. government; the actions of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid; and comments on industries which support or oppose the proposal, including credit unions, community banks, and money market entities.


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