BUSINESS
05/03/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Bank Of America CEO Ken Lewis: Don't Compare Me To EX-GM CEO Rick Wagoner

Bank of America Corp. chief executive Ken Lewis bristled at comparisons between himself and Rick Wagoner, the ousted CEO of General Motors Corp., in a TV interview this morning.

Lewis is facing pressure from shareholders, who have watched their holdings plummet in the past year, and from taxpayers and federal regulators, who have pumped $45 billion into the Charlotte bank from the Troubled Asset Relief Program, or TARP. But Lewis said there are notable differences between his bank and the struggling Detroit automaker.

Read more on McClatchy