I'll make him an offer he can't refuse. You see, Johnny, we feel that entertainment is going to be a big factor in drawing gamblers into the casinos.Last Monday, I can imagine Treasury Secretary told the nine US largest bank's executives:
I'll make you an offer you can't refuse. You see, folks, we feel that banking is going to be a big factor in drawing the economy out of the depression.By that, the US effectively partially nationalize their banking system. How cool (and scary) it is.
But how can he make sure that they will lend the capital they just got? Another mafia-way?