Running Against Wall Street May Not Work in Home of JPMorgan

Ohio Democrat Mary Jo Kilroy's anti-Wall Street message may not resonate in Columbus where JPMorgan is the largest private employer

(Bloomberg) — Mary Jo Kilroy is running against Wall Street again, echoing a message that won her a first term in Congress two years ago. This time, the Ohio Democrat is in danger of losing her seat to a former bank lobbyist. In the fall of 2008, as financial markets tumbled and lawmakers approved a $700 billion bank bailout, Barack Obama led Kilroy and other Democrats in harnessing voter anger to win the White House and score big gains in the House and Senate.

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