One bank, one vote

Fenyvesi, Charles
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/15/93, Vol. 115 Issue 19, p25
Reports on complaints by Congressional sources that lobbyists for the Treasury Department gave away too much in their search for House Democratic votes for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Treasury's agreement to set up a government-sponsored bank; Undecideds have raised the stakes and have demanded more from the NAFTA pork barrel; One frequent request.


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