G20: The Final Statement

http://www.cnn.com/2009/BUSINESS/04/02/global.markets/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/04/02/carville.obama/index.html In the end, the G20 accomplished little more than was predetermined last week. The leaders of the G20

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G20: France and Germany Unite

http://www.cnn.com/2009/BUSINESS/04/02/global.markets/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/europe/04/01/oakley.summit/index.html France’s Nicholas Sarkozy and Germany’s Angela Merkel drew a line in the sand today, basically leaving British Prime

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G20: Obama Against the World, Part 3

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/04/01/us.obama.g20/index.html In the first and second pieces of my coverage of the G20, I have clearly stated where the difficulties

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G20: Obama Against the World, Part Deux

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/04/01/us.obama.g20/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/europe/04/01/g20.london.protests/index.html Should be fun political theater in London this week. French President Nicolas Sarkozy threatened to walk out of

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Is the World’s Recession America’s Fault?

http://www.cnn.com/2009/BUSINESS/03/14/g20.meeting/index.html We are feeling the pain acutely at home, but one thing is clear:  this is a worldwide pheonomenon.  And

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Obama: Economic crisis “is not as bad as we think…”

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/12/obama.business.leaders/index.html Mr. Obama, in a meeting with the executives of the Business Roundtable, claimed that the economic crisis is not

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Economists: Obama, Geithner Failing on the Economy

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/11/nervous.dems/index.html President Barack Obama and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, both who previously were hailed as providing great leadership, appear to

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Japan in Recession

http://money.cnn.com/2008/11/16/news/international/japan_recession/index.htm?postversion=2008111620 http://money.cnn.com/news/specials/storysupplement/global_crisis/index.html Japan’s economy has receded 0.4% for 2008…a harbinger of the coming declaration of ‘official’ recession status in the

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