U.S. President Obama meets with CEOs of several small and community banks at the White House in Washington

 
U.S. President Obama meets with CEOs of several small and community banks at the White House in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama (front, 3rd L) meets with CEOs of several small and community banks in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington December 22, 2009. Obama urged the country's smaller community banks on Tuesday to lift lending to small businesses and vowed to help the process by doing what he can to cut regulatory red tape. REUTERS/Jim Young (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)