Senate debates bill but faces veto threat

Kinnander, Ola
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/05/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30634, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on the United States Senate's debate over a proposed bill that will allow banks to directly underwrite municipal revenue bonds. Legislation to repeal the Depression-era Glass-Steagal Act; President Bill Clinton's vow that he would veto the bill in its current form; Likelihood that Democrats will try to amend the bill to strengthen the community reinvestment provision.


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