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Marketplace AM for November 8, 2004

Episode Description 

The post-election honeymoon

President Bush's second-term honeymoon may be a short one. Host Matthew Algeo talks to Economist Michael Bazdarich about some of the big economic challenges the president faces during the next four years.

Gas poor and oil rich

In the U.S., we just pull up to the pump. But people in energy-rich Iraq are lining up for blocks to gas-up their cars. Ironic isn't it? Reporter Borzou Daragahi looks into why fuel there is so hard to come by.