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Marketplace Report for Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Marketplace Report for Wednesday, November 5, 2008

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What some voters had to say

Front pages of newspapers announcing Barack Obama's victory are displayed in front of the Newseum in Washington, D.C.
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Economy

In Europe, it's Obama-mania

Irish supporters Barack Obama cheer outside an election party in Berlin.
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Markets suffer post-election slump

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Obama can't change Washington alone

Robert Reich
Business

The new president's unenviable job

Barack Obama waves to supporters during his election night victory rally at Grant Park in Chicago, Ill.
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