TITLE

Levin Urges Tarp for Small Banks

AUTHOR(S)
Kaper, Stacy
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
American Banker;12/16/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 223, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A news brief is presented on a letter from U.S. Senator Carl Levin of Michigan to U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, urging him to channel money from the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) to community banks. The letter came in the wake of TARP repayment plans announced by the biggest U.S. banks.
ACCESSION #
46822180

 

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