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Wait on stimulus package, says former White House budget chief

September 5, 2008

The economy is a key issue in the presidential election, but Congress should hold off on a second economic stimulus package for now, a top supporter of Senator John McCain said Thursday.

Gingrich says economy issue to pick up steam

September 5, 2008

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich says economic issues will play an increasing role in the campaign for president between John McCain and Barack Obama.

Commerce Secretary Gutierrez at the RNC

September 4, 2008

Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez tells Corbett B. Daly, Washington Bureau Chief of Thomson Reuters Markets, that the U.S. economy is “going through a difficult time, there is no question.”