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Elizabeth Warren to Start Consumer Protection Agency

Friday, September 17th, 2010

Wall Street critic Elizabeth Warren said Friday she accepted the job of setting up a consumer financial protection agency for U.S. President Barack Obama and declared that the time for financial “tricks and traps” was over.

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Obama to Propose Permanent Research Tax Credit

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

President Barack Obama will ask Congress Wednesday to increase and permanently extend a tax credit for business research as a way of boosting job growth, administration officials said Sunday.

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Obama to Propose Permanent Research Tax Credit

China’s Hu Says Beijing Will Not be Pressured on Yuan

Monday, April 12th, 2010

China will “firmly stick” to its own path for yuan reform, President Hu Jintao said in a meeting with U.S.

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China’s Hu Says Beijing Will Not be Pressured on Yuan

Obama, Democrats On Track for Health Care Vote

Sunday, March 21st, 2010

President Barack Obama and Democratic House leaders resolved a long-standing dispute over abortion Sunday, securing crucial support from a handful of lawmakers and setting the stage for a historic vote on a comprehensive health care overhaul.

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Obama to Tap Yellen for Fed Vice Chairman Role

Friday, March 12th, 2010

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Obama’s Stimulus Plan Halted Freefall: White House

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

President Barack Obama Saturday touted the importance of long-term deficit reduction, saying the United States must go through its budget line by line and figure out ways to save money.

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Obama: Cutting Deficit as Important as Job Growth

Saturday, January 30th, 2010

President Barack Obama said Saturday that trimming budget deficits is as important as creating jobs, his top domestic priority this year, to continue the economic recovery that appears under way.

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Obama to Take Tougher Line on Wall Street Big Banks

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

President Barack Obama, reeling from an election defeat in the U.S. Senate, will propose stricter limits on financial risk-taking on Thursday in a move that may recall Depression-era curbs on banks.

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