TITLE

Local lawmakers, activists weigh in on election results; warn of tough economic times ahead in 2009

AUTHOR(S)
Overmyer, Ove
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Empty Closet;Dec2008/Jan2009, Issue 419, p1A
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the U.S. economic forecasts made by legislators, activists and economists for 2009 after the election of Senator Barack Obama as president. Lawyer Harry B. Bronson said that Obama will inherit an economy that is in recession and predicts that it would get worse. Economic advisers estimated that the federal government need to borrow an additional $368 billion in the first quarter of the year. A report eleased by Thompson Reuters showed highest decline of economic indicators since September 1982.
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36173733

 

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