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5/14/12: ICBA President and CEO Cam Fine talks with CNBC Squawk Box’s @beckyquickcnbc, @andrewrsorkin and @joesquawk about JPMorgan Chase and too-big-to-fail.
5/11/12: ICBA President and CEO Cam Fine talks to Bloomberg TV’s @SRuhle and @AJInsight about the JPMorgan Chase news and too-big-to-fail.
Fine Interview on CNBC, 3/13/12
Listen to ICBA’s “Dodd-Frank: One Year Later” Media Briefing (recorded 7/19/11)
ICBA President and CEO Camden R. Fine; ICBA Senior Executive Vice President of Government Relations and Public Policy Karen Thomas and ICBA Executive Vice President of Congressional Relations Paul Merski discuss what ICBA is doing to ensure a favorable regulatory and legislative environment that will allow community banks to thrive after Dodd-Frank.