banking industry

NEW YORK | Banks could face tighter scrutiny under Rep. Maxine Waters

NEW YORK — Come January, the banking industry is going to be on Rep. Maxine Waters’ time. With Democrats taking control of the House of Representatives, the California representative is expected to become chairwoman of the powerful House Financial Services Committee, which oversees the nation’s banking system and its regulators. Waters is no friend to … Continue reading NEW YORK | Banks could face tighter scrutiny under Rep. Maxine Waters

GAINESVILLE, Ga. | Gun industry sees banks as new threat to 2nd Amendment

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — With Gary Ramey’s fledgling gun-making business taking off in retail stores, he decided to start offering one of his handguns for sale on his website. That didn’t sit well with the company he used to process payments, and they informed him they were dropping his account. Another credit card processing firm … Continue reading GAINESVILLE, Ga. | Gun industry sees banks as new threat to 2nd Amendment