TITLE

Banking industry flexes its political muscle

AUTHOR(S)
McConnell, Bill
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
American Banker;5/1/1996, Vol. 161 Issue 83, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the United States banking industry's success at thwarting the passage of legislation to bailout the Savings Association Insurance Fund. Why commercial banks were fighting a bailout of the fund; Efficacy of action taken by the American Bankers Association; How the House Rules Committee was convinced to drop the efforts at bailout; Comments from Edward L. Yingling, chief lobbyist for the American Bankers Association.
ACCESSION #
9605282253

 

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