WASHINGTON U.S. May Bill S&Ls $6B to Fund Insurer The government is working on a plan to levy a large one-time charge on thrifts - possibly totaling $6 billion - to recapitalize the Savings Association Insurance Fund. In return, banks would share the thrift industry's $780 million yearly interest payment on bonds floated to finance a portion of the S&L cleanup.

Feb. 15

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