Illinois governor halts business with Bank of America

By David Edwards
Monday, December 8, 2008 14:54 EDT
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Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich ordered all state agencies to stop doing business with Bank of America. Blagojevich hopes the move will pressure Bank of America to assist workers staging a sit-in at a Chicago factory. Republic Windows & Doors company ceased operations after the bank ended its line of credit.

This video is from CNN.com, broadcast Dec. 8, 2008.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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