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with Kai Ryssdal

Marketplace for Friday, Sept. 26, 2008

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Political ties boost bottom lines

Edward Miguel, professor of economics at University of California at Berkeley

Driving in Southeast is no gas

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Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission Christopher Cox, and director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency James Lockhart III, testify during a hearing before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee today.
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Bailout bill gets tangled up in views

Republican Rep. Jim McCrery of Louisiana speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill on Sept. 26, 2008, in Washington, D.C. McCrery and other GOP lawmakers voiced opposition to a Wall Street bailout plan.
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