After Senate Losses, Banks Must Give Again

Heller, Michele
November 2000
American Banker;11/20/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 223, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the votes garnered by candidates for the United States Congress who were supported by the banking industry in the November 2000 elections. Contributions of the industry to the candidates' campaigns; Rankings of candidates based on donations from the industry.


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