DEARBORN, Mich. - Democrat Bill Clinton on Friday blamed the Bush administration's regulatory policy for the economic slowdown and banking crisis, and he vowed to end the "credit crunch" if elected.

At a town meeting at the University of Michigan campus in Dearborn, the presidential candidate discussed what he depicted as a two-pronged banking crisis - banks that were profitable but not lending.

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