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President Obama urged congressional leaders Wednesday to work together over the next several weeks on a financial regulation package, expressing confidence that a bipartisan bill remained possible even as Republicans said the Democrats' ...
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attorney General Eric Holder drew more robust backing from fellow Democrats in the Senate on Wednesday after fierce protests against his plan to try the alleged plotters of the September 11, 2001 attacks in a traditional criminal ...
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MarketWatch - - 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Overall economic activity has increased "somewhat" since mid-March, according to the latest Federal Reserve report on economic conditions released Wednesday.
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New York Times - - Apr 13, 2010
That's the portion of American households that owe no income tax for 2009. The number is up from 38 percent in 2007, and it has become a popular talking point on cable television and talk radio.
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Newsweek - - Apr 13, 2010
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