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ABA Joins State Bankers Associations in Releasing New Ads Thanking Representatives Young Kim and David Scott


The American Bankers Association joined the California Bankers Association today in releasing a new ad thanking Representative Young Kim (R-Calif.) for working to ensure community banks can help families and small businesses in need. In addition, ABA joined the Georgia Bankers Association in launching a new ad thanking Representative David Scott (D-Ga.) for supporting the Neighborhood Homes Investment Act, which would increase affordable housing in the state.

“Representatives Kim and Scott have always supported policies that help grow our economy and build stronger communities,” said ABA President and CEO Rob Nichols. “We appreciate their leadership as the country continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.”

“We are pleased to join ABA in releasing this ad thanking Representative Kim for her efforts to ensure community banks are able to help local communities and businesses thrive,” said Steve Andrews, president and CEO of the California Bankers Association. “We appreciate her continued support of sound policies that help banks better serve their customers and communities.”

"We're grateful for the opportunity to join ABA in launching this ad thanking Representative Scott for his support of sensible policies to increase affordable housing throughout Georgia," said Joe Brannen, president and CEO of the Georgia Bankers Association. "We thank him for all he has done to support families in our state and across the country."

The voter education campaign will begin airing in California and Georgia as soon as today. Click here to see the ads.


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The American Bankers Association is the voice of the nation’s $23.6 trillion banking industry, which is composed of small, regional and large banks that together employ more than 2 million people, safeguard $19.4 trillion in deposits and extend $12 trillion in loans.

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