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The Comeback: Saving America's Middle Class (Part V) #961611

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 23, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The fifth part of an ABC series on what has become of the American middle class introduced.

(Studio: David Muir) The role of the bank after the taxpayer bailout examined; viewer e-mails & LeeAnn Givan†† video quoted; details given about exploding bank fees. [In shadow, bank VICE PRESIDENT - says bank help is not happening, that he is told to tell customers to call the 800 numbers, that fees snowball; states no one is listening to the customers.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The response of the big banks to ABC requests for interviews noted.

Sawyer, Diane;
Muir, David

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