Defending herself against a slew of critics, Rep. Marge Roukema denied Thursday that she mismanaged the regulatory relief legislation and endangered its chances of enactment this year.

House Banking's financial institutions subcommittee chairwoman is being slammed for supporting an amendment to the bill that would exempt 83% of banks from the Community Reinvestment Act.

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