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The Washington Independent; Congress Dems Prepare to Defer to Obama
The message was clear: Despite Congress’s many objections to the Bush administration’s handling of the $700 billion Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP), lawmakers — at least Democrats — are professing their faith that President-elect Barack Obama will spend the money more wisely and transparently than his predecessor. Trust, under this arrangement, has replaced the desire to legislate.
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