Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation Federal Home Loan Bank Board

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Examples

  • When the FHLBB was abolished, rather than start from scratch, the Administration did the worst thing possible.

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  • When the FHLBB was abolished, rather than start from scratch, the Administration did the worst thing possible.

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  • When the FHLBB was abolished, rather than start from scratch, the Administration did the worst thing possible.

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  • When the FHLBB was abolished, rather than start from scratch, the Administration did the worst thing possible.

    Economics

  • When the FHLBB was abolished, rather than start from scratch, the Administration did the worst thing possible.

    Integrity

  • Advances from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston ( "FHLBB") decreased by $71.6 million, or

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  • Lincoln's chairman had given $1.3 million to 5 Senators, including McCain, and they pressured the federal agency that regulates the industry (the FHLBB) to back off its investigation of Lincoln.

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  • The FHLBB subsequently backed off taking action against Lincoln.

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  • After a lengthy investigation, the Senate Ethics Committee determined in 1991 that Alan Cranston, Dennis DeConcini, and Donald Riegle had substantially and improperly interfered with the FHLBB in its investigation of Lincoln Savings, with Cranston receiving a formal reprimand.

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  • Lincoln had become "burdened with bad debt resulting from its past aggressiveness, and by early 1986, its investment practices were being investigated and audited" by the Federal Home Loan Bank Board (FHLBB) over whether it had violated rules limiting certain kinds of risky, direct investments.

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