Obama says he inherited US economic problems

By REUTERS
August 9, 2011 02:29

 
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WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama said on Monday he inherited much of the country's problems with high debt and deficits when he entered the White House, sounding a theme likely to dominate his 2012 re-election campaign.

Speaking at a Democratic fundraiser, Obama also said economic problems in Europe were affecting the United States.

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