NEW YORK - Sen Al Gore of Tennessee, the presumptive Democratic vice presidential nominee, appears to share the views of his party's standard-bearer on issues involving banking and small business.

Like Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton, Sen. Gore appears more likely to come down on the side of small businesses and small institutions than large ones. And like his party's presidential nominee-in-waiting, he wants to use the government to redirect corporate behavior on such issues as whether banks should cash government checks.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.