Who says federal officials hate bankers?President Obama singled out Lynn Ozer, a vice president at Susquehanna Bank, for personal praise this week, saying that she and the Lititz, Pa., institution are doing a "good job" at lending to small businesses.

Ozer and two of her business customers were invited to the White House on Monday, as the administration unveiled plans to stimulate small-business lending by buying securitized pools of Small Business Administration loans. Under the plan, the government guarantee on SBA loans would be raised to 90%.

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