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September 2009

September 2009

September 29, 2009
No sign that bailout will expire at year's end
The Obama administration is signaling that it is in no hurry to let the $700 billion financial bailout program expire at year's end amid continuing stress on the economy and the banking system. Read more
September 24, 2009

No sign that bailout will expire at year's end
The Obama administration is signaling that it is in no hurry to let the $700 billion financial bailout program expire at year's end amid continuing stress on the economy and the banking system. Read more

September 17, 2009
Spokesman says criticism of Obama not racial
The White House said yesterday that President Obama did not believe he was being criticized because of his race.

Spokesman Robert Gibbs said that Obama did not think that criticism of his policies was "based on the color of his skin." Read more

September 3, 2009
Calif. residents return to survey fire damage
All residents forced to flee from a menacing wildfire have been allowed to return to survey the damage as crews took advantage of a break in the weather to strengthen their lines around the massive blaze north of Los Angeles. Read more

September 1, 2009
Multiple wildfires scorch West in dry, hot weather
A legion of fires has wiped out 103 homes in California within 48 hours and continues to threaten thousands more, prompting Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to declare a state of emergency in four counties.