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Community Banks Merit Consideration, Too

December 16, 2012
Tim Aiken , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

While Wall Street financial institutions have benefited from billions of dollars in taxpayer assistance, Congress is on the verge of letting an important bank-funded economic stabilization program expire. Despite continued economic instability in the Ohio Valley and across the nation, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.'s (FDIC) Transaction Account Guarantee (TAG) program, which helps small business and municipal depositors, will end on Dec. 31 unless Congress takes action.

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