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Economy: Wall Street Bonuses / Obama #919607

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jan 29, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(White House: Ed Henry) Breaking news on President Obama blasting Wall Street executives for their big bonuses and his plans for a major financial reform package presented. [OBAMA - says Wall Street bankers gave themselves 20 billion dollars in bonuses while asking taxpayers to sustain the teetering banks and it is shameful; states we will be having conversations with these folks on Wall Street.] How the president's personal credibility is on the line noted and what Obama can do about bonuses and names being circulated for the Secretary of Commerce post, including Republican Senator Judd Gregg, discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Henry, Ed

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