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Viewpoints: Liberals Play Fools Over Surcharges

DEC 22, 1999 2:00am ET

The skirmish over automated teller machine fees is just plain silly. The irony of the debate should be lost on no one - juxtaposed as it is against the backdrop of the recently enacted, historic financial modernization bill. Those who now sound the call against ATM surcharges appear as bit players on a long-deserted dark stage playing the part of self-selected fools.

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