PBS NewsHour

Small businesses left in lurch when local banks collapse

Clip: 10/22/2014 | 9m 56s

Did the federal government do enough to protect small businesses after the banks they relied on collapsed during the 2008 financial crisis? Correspondent Rick Karr investigates what the FDIC did with the assets it took over.

Aired: 10/22/14

Rating: NR

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