Banking industry flexes its political muscle

McConnell, Bill
May 1996
American Banker;5/1/1996, Vol. 161 Issue 83, p3
Trade Publication
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.


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