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Bank shows its colors:New ads embrace Eastern's liberal stance on social issues; officials insist they were not meant as a dig at Trump

An Eastern Bank ad (above) is prominently displayed on a Southeast Expressway billboard in Dorchester. At left top, an Audi ad backs equal pay for equal work; at bottom left, an Airbnb commercial. Both aired during the Super Bowl.

While Eastern Bank might disagree with the Trump administration on certain policy issues, an Eastern spokesman said the ads are not meant to be anti-Trump.

At a time when many companies are trying to sidestep political controversy to keep all of their custo

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