To the Editor:

The "Comment" article by Karen Shaw Petrou on Sept. 30 ("Home Loan Banks' Job Is Done; Why Not Just Shut Them Down?", page 4) would leave your readers with the misguided opinion that the Federal Home Loan Bank System no longer serves a useful purpose. Nothing could be farther from the truth.

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