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Economy: Stock and Banks / Stress Test #923060

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 25, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The drop in the stock market due to uncertainty about the banks reported.

(Studio: Betsy Stark) The Treasury Department plan to restore public confidence in the banking system examined; details given about the "stress tests" to determine if banks can cope with the recession and about the need for credit to flow again. [Brookings Inst. banking analyst Douglas ELLIOTT†- talks about the need to trust the banks.] [Egan-Jones financial analyst Sean EGAN†- says none of the major banks can meet the worst-case scenario.]

Gibson, Charles;
Stark, Betsy

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