February 4, 2009

In Texas, 'bailout' becomes fighting word for banks

"This one doesn't need a bailout," boasts an ad for First Financial Bank, which opposed the program. "We have money to lend." Anti-TARP billboards and newspaper ads for Worthington National Bank say, "Did your bank take a bailout? We didn't" and "Just say no to bailout banks. Bank responsibly."

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