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Banks & Financial Institutions

2008 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to BANKS AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, January through May, 2008.

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The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

January through May, 2008

Marla Marsh
Don't restrict consumer access to credit unions [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 1/28/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
2 Kansas banks join FDIC small-loan study
Wichita Eagle, 2/13/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Rate cuts make margins tighter for banks
Wichita Eagle, 2/17/2008 [Newsbank article]

Glenda Overstreet
Support credit unions
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/17/2008 [Newsbank article]

Marla Marsh
Fighting the banks
Kansas City Star, 2/17/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Bankers still want others out of banking
Wichita Eagle, 2/20/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Kansas' banks surpass nation's
Wichita Eagle, 2/27/2008 [Newsbank article]

Marla Marsh
Credit Unions are under attack!
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/6/2008

Jerry Siebenmark
State's commercial loans up
Wichita Eagle, 3/13/2008 [Newsbank article]

Christine Metz
Reliance on credit increasing
Lawrence Journal World, 3/16/2008

Michael Hooper
Midwest banks 'doing well'
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2008

Jim Sullinger
Kansas considers limiting boundaries of credit unions
Kansas City Star, 3/19/2008

Dan Voorhis and Jim Sullinger
Bill restricts credit union growth
Wichita Eagle, 3/19/2008 [Newsbank article]

Bobbi Mlynar
Boundaries set for credit union expansions
Emporia Gazette, 3/22-23/2008

Rhonda Holman
Downturn time to act on high-interest lending
Wichita Eagle, 3/26/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
House committee hears both sides of title loan issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/27/2008

Jeannine Koranda
Bill would cap interest on title loans
Wichita Eagle, 3/27/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
House passes credit union compromise
Wichita Eagle, 3/27/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
BWCU doubled its assets since '99
Wichita Eagle, 4/5/2008 [Newsbank article]

Credit union bill gets governor's signature
Wichita Eagle, 4/12/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
Small banks expect some mortgage crisis fallout
Wichita Eagle, 4/24/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jerry Siebenmark
2 Wichitans to split duties of bank's top Kansas post
Wichita Eagle, 5/7/2008 [Newsbank article]

Michael Hooper
CoreFirst among banks stopping student loans
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/10/2008

Jerry Siebenmark
Banks warned of more scrutiny
Wichita Eagle, 5/15/2008