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Old 11-21-2008, 02:41 PM
 
Location: Home, Home on the Front Range
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Tim Geithner, Treasury Secretary
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Old 11-21-2008, 02:46 PM
 
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Good. I am glad he decided on him.
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Old 11-21-2008, 02:52 PM
 
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Default Breaking News

"*** UPDATE *** Msnbc.com's Al Olson reports that immediately after NBC News' report on Tim Geithner likely to be named Treasury Secretary, stocks rebounded sharply. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was trading in negative territory -- down about 38 points -- before the news. Moments after, the Dow zoomed more than 300 points."

PE Obama will make the announcement himself on Monday:

Geithner likely to be Treasury Secretary - First Read - msnbc.com
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Old 11-21-2008, 02:53 PM
 
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"*** UPDATE *** Msnbc.com's Al Olson reports that immediately after NBC News' report on Tim Geithner likely to be named Treasury Secretary, stocks rebounded sharply. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was trading in negative territory -- down about 38 points -- before the news. Moments after, the Dow zoomed more than 300 points."

PE Obama will make the announcement himself on Monday:

Geithner likely to be Treasury Secretary - First Read - msnbc.com
I see that right now on TV.
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Old 11-21-2008, 02:59 PM
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Whoa!!!!!!!

Google Finance
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Old 11-21-2008, 03:03 PM
 
Location: Home is where the heart is
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Closing up 490-500 because of the announcement. Nice to end the week back over 8,000.
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Old 11-21-2008, 03:18 PM
 
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good news for wall street, bad news for american taxpayers.
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Old 11-21-2008, 04:28 PM
 
Location: Texas
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good news for wall street, bad news for american taxpayers.

Bush/Cheney assured that the taxpayers will be on the hook for decades to come.
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Old 11-21-2008, 04:31 PM
 
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Bush/Cheney assured that the taxpayers will be on the hook for decades to come.
i suppose when obama keeps bailing out wall street you will blame that on bush as well.
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Old 11-21-2008, 04:33 PM
 
Location: Columbus, OH
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There wouldn't be a need or even talk for a Bailout if the current administration wasn't asleep on the freaking switch.
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