By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and JULIE PACEGALESBURG, Ill. (AP) â¿¿ Seeking to build momentum for looming fiscal fights, President Barack Obama on Wednesday cast himself as the champion for middle-class Americans struggling to make ends meet. He chided Washington for having "taken its eye off the ball" and declared that the economy would be the "highest priority" of his second term.
Obama To Try To Focus Public Attention On Economy
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