Boehner Welcomes FDIC Cap Increase, Says House GOP Proposed It Earlier

House Minority Leader John BoehnerJohn BoehnerNew Trump campaign boss took shots at Ryan on radio show Election reveals Paul Ryan to be worst speaker in U.S. history Getting rid of ObamaCare means getting rid of Hillary MORE (R-Ohio) welcomed the calls by the presidential candidates for an increase in federal insurance for bank accounts, but he said that House Republicans had proposed the measure during earlier bailout talks.

Both John McCainJohn McCainTrump, Clinton running even in Missouri Bergdahl lawyers to argue McCain comments were 'impermissible meddling' Huma Abedin's ties to the Muslim Brotherhood MORE and Barack ObamaBarack ObamaThe moral origins of Donald Trump’s rise to power Part One Rubio primary challenger loans campaign M Dear Cory Booker: How's that 'Camden Rising' thing working out? MORE, seeking more support for the failed bailout package, called on Monday for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to guarantee up to $250,000 in a bank account. Currently, only $100,000 is insured.

Here's BoehnerJohn BoehnerNew Trump campaign boss took shots at Ryan on radio show Election reveals Paul Ryan to be worst speaker in U.S. history Getting rid of ObamaCare means getting rid of Hillary MORE's full statement:

"The presidential candidates' support for increasing the FDIC cap is welcome news. Increasing the FDIC cap is a proposal put on the table by Roy BluntRoy BluntTrump, Clinton running even in Missouri Top Republican presses Kerry for Iran 'ransom' details AFL-CIO urges GOP senators to 'renounce' Trump MORE and House Republicans but ruled out by Democrats during the negotiations that led to yesterday

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