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Obama Scorecard warns economy remains fragile

The housing recovery picture is "mixed" as seen in the February edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard, released this week by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Treasury department. indicators including existing home sales, mortgage delinquencies and.

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The world economy is growing faster than expected, but the recovery remains "fragile" and threatened by rising unemployment, G7 finance ministers say. G7 warns of ‘fragile’ recovery Skip to.

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"Shutdown threatens fragile economy," warns Politico. "Federal workers turn. The federal government remains the biggest employer in the country. President Obama says so with pride. Recommended.

Frustrating for Mr. Obama is that there is not a lot he can do to shape this outcome. The same is true of several variables that probably will be determinative in the 2012 election: the economy..

Obama Administration Releases December Housing Scorecard. – WASHINGTON- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury today released the December edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard – a comprehensive report on the nation’s housing market. The latest data show progress among many key indicators.

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Vera Jourova spent months working with the Obama administration on a deal to protect Europeans. the European Union’s justice commissioner, said in a Bloomberg interview. “I will not hesitate to do.

Fragile U.S. economy faces threats from both hemispheres. The fragile U.S. recovery is now facing economic threats from both the Eastern and Western hemispheres: As the eurozone union appears to be on the verge of cracking apart, Thailand is just putting out the flames of an internal revolt.