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Economy: Stimulus Plan / McCain #882536

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jan 17, 2008
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The drop on the stock market today noted. [Federal Reserve Board chairman Ben BERNANKE†- talks about the need for stimulus.]

(Washington: Tom Foreman) The chill in Washington over a recession and the call from both parties for swift action for the economy examined; details given about stimulus proposals. [Speaker of the House Nancy PELOSI, Representative John BOEHNER, Senator Hillary CLINTON, Mitt ROMNEY  - call for action.] [Economy.com Mark ZANDI†- comments.] [George Mason University Russell ROBERTS†- comments on the possible impact of rebates on the economy.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A focus on presidential candidates' solutions for the economic problems introduced.

(Columbia, South Carolina: Joe Johns) The interview with Senator John McCain continued. [McCAIN - offers his views on how to fix the economy: make the tax cuts permanent, cut pork barrel spending, reduce the corporate tax rate, needs to deal with spending and encourage business.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Foreman, Tom;
Johns, Joe

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