To the Editor:

You'd think after receiving hundreds of billions of dollars in taxpayer bailout funds, bankers would be bit shy about slamming their credit union friends on the tax-exemption issue. As Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has remarked, "Instead of questioning the tax-exempt status of credit unions, which have helped millions of members with lower fees, reduced interest rates, and better service, the American public would be much better served if Congress took a serious look at the escalating fees, economic concentration, and CEO compensation packages that big banks are receiving."

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