WASHINGTON - Small bankers gripe about the Community Reinvestment Act more than any other regulation, according to Karen M. Thomas, regulatory counsel for the independent Bankers Association of America.

The reason, the lawyer says, is fairly simple: It's the most expensive one with which to comply.

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